You can deploy BIG-IP Global Traffic Manager (GTM) on a network where BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) is configured with one route domain and no overlapping IP addresses.
BIG-IP GTM can gather status and statistics for the virtual servers hosted on BIG-IP Local Traffic Manager (LTM) systems on your network that are configured on a route domain. The BIG-IP LTM systems must contain:
Additionally, BIG-IP GTM must contain a server object for each route domain. The server objects must be configured with a self IP address that represents the address space of the route domain.
Perform the specified tasks to configure BIG-IP LTM systems with a route domain, and then to configure BIG-IP GTM to be able to monitor these systems.
|Disabled||Use this option when you plan to manually add virtual servers to the system.|
|Enabled||The system automatically adds virtual servers using the discovery feature.|
|Enabled (No Delete)||The system uses the discovery feature and does not delete any virtual servers that already exist.|