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Option Name Default Description
cluster none The name of the cluster. Dell strongly
recommends you use an IANA-
compatible domain name, such as
In addition, you should create one domain
with the same name as the cluster, which
sets up a default cluster domain that is
used by all objects for which a name is not
specified at the time of their creation. For
more information about creating domains,
see Section 3.7.5, “Managing Tenants”.
To prevent confusion, both in viewing the
cluster from the administration console and
downstream in applications like DX Content
Router that might analyze the source cluster,
Dell highly recommends that all nodes in the
cluster be configured with the same cluster
clusterSettingsUUID none UUID of the anchor stream that contains
persistent cluster settings. Dell strongly
recommends you add this parameter. This
parameter causes cluster-wide settings to be
preserved when a node reboots.
The UUID value displays on the Cluster
Settings page in the Admin Console after
you save cluster-wide settings. For more
information, see Section 3.7, “Choosing and
Preserving Cluster Settings”.
consolePort 90 Admin Console's listen port.
none URL to report style sheet.
consoleStyleURL none URL to console style sheet.
defreps 2 The default number of stream instances
that must be kept in the cluster if nothing is
specified in the individual stream lifepoints.
This is required to be 1 or higher and it
must be between the values of minreps and
maxreps, inclusive (see below).
dnsDomain none Specifies the default domain used for
communicating with external entities
such as syslog or license servers. (Also
commonly referred to as the DNS suffix,
DNS search domain, or local domain name).
For example, .example.com.
dnsServers none DNS name servers separated by spaces.