How do I configure a bonding device on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)?

Updated 2015-07-08T04:32:33+00:00

Bonding (or channel bonding) is a technology enabled by RHEL, that allows administrators to combine two or more network interfaces to form a single "bonded" interface, for redundancy or increased throughput. The behaviour of the bonded interfaces depends upon the mode; generally speaking, modes provide either hot standby or load balancing services. Additionally, they may provide link integrity monitoring.

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