Depending on where a monitoring point is deployed, you may need to add static routes. Static routes are configured per interface.

Add static routes

Web admin

  1. Complete monitoring point setup.
  2. Log in to Web Admin
  3. Navigate to Network Settings > Network Interfaces.
  4. For the interface you want to add a static route to, select > Edit.
  5. Click Advanced Configuration.
  6. In the Static Routes section, enter the Address, Netmask, and Gateway address.
  7. Click to add another static route.
  8. Click Submit.
  9. Restart networking.
    • The static route can be used.

Admin API

  1. Complete monitoring point setup.
  2. Access the Admin API.
  3. Navigate to Static Route > POST /interface/{interface_name}/static_route/.
  4. In the body section, click the Model Schema on the right.
    • The text is copied to the body field.
  5. Update the fields as appropriate.
  6. Click Submit.
    • In the Response Body section, look for "success": true to confirm that the static route is added to the interface.
  7. Restart networking. You will briefly lose connectivity to the Admin API.
    • The static route can be used.

Web admin

  1. Complete monitoring point setup.
  2. Log in to Web Admin
  3. Click Network Configuration.
  4. In the Routing section, click Add Static Route.
  5. Update the fields as appropriate.
  6. Click Save.
  7. Restart networking.
    • The static route can be used.

Edit static routes

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin
  2. Navigate to Network Settings Network Interfaces.
  3. For the interface with the static route you want to edit, select > Edit.
  4. Click Advanced Configuration.
  5. Update the fields as appropriate.
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Restart networking.

Admin API

To edit a static route, you need to delete the route then add it again with a changed configuration.

Web admin

To edit a static route, you need to delete the route then add it again with a changed configuration.

Delete static routes

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin
  2. Navigate to Network Settings > Network Interfaces.
  3. For the interface you want to delete a static route from, select > Edit
  4. Click Advanced Configuration.
  5. For the static route you want to delete, click .
  6. Click Submit.
  7. Restart networking.

Admin API

Note: This procedure deletes all static routes from the specified interface.

  1. Access the Admin API.
  2. Navigate to Static Routes > DELETE /interface/{interface_name}/static_route/.
  3. In the Parameters section, in the interface_name field, enter the interface you want to delete static routes from (e.g., eth1).
  4. Click Submit.
    • In the Response Body section, look for "success": true to confirm that the static routes were deleted from the configuration.
  5. Restart networking. You will briefly lose connectivity to the Admin API.
    • The static route deletion is complete.

Web admin

  1. Log in to Web Admin
  2. Click Network Configuration.
  3. In the Routing section, for the route you want to delete, click Delete Route.
  4. Restart networking.
    • The static route deletion is complete.