Create Host Aggregate

You can create a host aggregate to group multiple hosts together to share a common set of resources.

You must be an administrator to perform this operation.

To add a host aggregate, follow the steps given below.

  1. Log in to Clarity.
  2. Click Infrastructure in the left panel.
  3. Click the Host Aggregates tab. Add new host aggregate
  4. Click Add a New Host Aggregate.
  5. Enter the aggregate name in Name.
  6. Select the Create new availability zone if there is no existing availability zone or if you wish to create a new availability zone. This is an optional step.
Enter the name of the new availability zone in Availability Zone Name.
  7. Click Add key-value metadata to add SSH key value pairs to access the host aggregate. Repeat the step to add the required number of SSH key-value pairs.
  8. Select the check boxes for the hosts to be included in the host aggregate from the list of hosts.
  9. Click Create Host Aggregates.

A host aggregate is created.

If you have created a new availability zone, the newly created availability zone is visible under Infrastructure>Host Aggregates>Availability Zones.