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"Master Heartbeat" function inside a PRTG Cluster.




Don't understand main purpose of "Master Heartbeat" function inside a PRTG Cluster. Can you give an example?

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Created on Sep 11, 2018 5:25:31 PM

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Hello Vasiliy,

Thank you very much for asking.

The master heartbeat is triggered from the current Master Node and runs a script every 5 minutes that can change the IP address for access to the cluster in a DynDNS setup, to make sure the users will always be connected to the current Master Node.

Best regards,

Created on Sep 12, 2018 8:04:08 PM by  Sebastian Kniege [Paessler Support]

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