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The vCMP host is the system-wide hypervisor that allows you to create, view, and manage vCMP guests on the system. The vCMP host also allocates system resources to each guest when the guest moves to the Provisioned state.
When you initially log in to the system using its management IP address, you are accessing the vCMP host.
After you have run the BIG-IP® Setup utility to activate the vCMP license, provision the system for vCMP, and configure the base network, you can configure the vCMP host. vCMP host configuration encompasses these activities:
Using device groups and traffic groups, you can configure configuration synchronization and failover on a vCMP system. Please note the following: