HEAT Discovery - How are tasks assigned to Gateway servers from the HEAT UI?

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    HEAT Discovery - How are tasks assigned to Gateway servers from the HEAT UI?


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    The gateway task assignment is based on the Client Task subnet entries associated with a gateway.


    Client Task Subnets configuration:

     

    Logic diagram for assigning task to a gateway, the task assignment follows this logic to pick a gateway for the task processing:


    The tasks are assigned to the gateway by using the client task subnet configuration. Tasks are matched to the gateway configuration using the IP Address and subnet mask. Once a match if found the task gets assigned to the matching gateway. In case there is no matching gateway for the client IP Address then the task will be assigned to the central gateway.