Clustering of xFlow for HA

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Article ID: 221510

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Products

CA Service Management - Service Desk Manager

Issue/Introduction

Is it possible to configure xFlow cluster for high availability?

This tech doc explains what you can do and can't do regarding xFlow clustering

 

Environment

Release : 17.3

Component :

Resolution

You can't really configure xFlow cluster. The following is recommended

--add one or more app servers with xFlow so that your environment has 2 or more xFlow servers, including elastic search servers

--configure elastic search server cluster according to

https://techdocs.broadcom.com/us/en/ca-enterprise-software/business-management/ca-service-management/17-3/administering/configure-the-xflow-interface/configure-search-server-cluster.html

--use a load balance on the front end so that the LB distributes the xFlow traffic to the xFlow servers

please notice that you would need to have app server to have xFlow server.