How to use Active Directory configured in failover mode with Red Hat Satellite 6 ?

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Environment

  • Red Hat Satellite 6
  • Active Directory

Issue

  • what needs to be configured on Red Hat Satellite side so that users can be authenticated from Active Directory server's which are configured in failover mode?
  • How to use Active Directory configured in failover mode with Red Hat Satellite 6?

Resolution

  • Only one Active Directory server information needs to be added on the Satellite server as mentioned in 21.4. Using Active Directory Directly of the User Guide.
  • While the Active directory needs to be configured in failover mode using DNS load-balancing or by implementing some other method so that they are available to Satellite server as a High Availability service.

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