Create IPv6 Network Settings on a Primary or Replica Instance

Document created by RSA Information Design and Development on Jun 13, 2017Last modified by RSA Information Design and Development on Feb 12, 2018
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You can use the Operations Console on a primary or replica instance to create IPv6 network settings that support IPv6-compliant agents. Authentication Manager supports the TCP agent protocol. By default, Authentication Manager port 5500 supports IPv4- and IPv6-compliant agents. For all other services and ports, IPv4 is supported. Configuring IPv6 in the Operations Console does not enable its use for communications between the primary instance and replica instances.


  1. In the Operations Console, click Administration > Network > Appliance Network Settings.

  2. Click Edit Network Settings.

  3. Under IPv6 Settings, check Enable for IPv6.

  4. In the IPv6 Address field, enter a valid IPv6 address, for example, 2001:0db8:85a3:0000:0000:8a2e:0370:7335.

  5. In the IPv6 Prefix field, enter a prefix length, for example, 64.

  6. Click Next.

    The Operations Console displays a review page.

  7. Select Yes, change the network settings, and click Change Network Settings.

    Authentication Manager restarts services.

After you finish 

Update the DNS server with the new IP address.