How does DHCP work in Cloud Networks?
Cloud Networks themselves are agnostic to DHCP traffic - Cloud Networks will pass DHCP traffic along, since they operate at Layer 2.
However, Big Apps operate at Layer 3 by default, so they do not process DHCP requests. IP Address Pools are used in Cloud Networks to allocate IP addresses to Big Apps clients.
Therefore, when using Big Edge devices which offer DHCP services, it is important to only enable a single DHCP service per logical Cloud Network, as DHCP requests will be processed across the Cloud Network.
What are IP Routes in Cloud Networks?
IP Routes are an attribute of a Cloud Network. IP Routes are used to push Static Routes to Big Apps (Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, and Android). This can allow Network Administrators to use devices in a Cloud Network as a gateway to other networks / ...
What is the Big Network Hardware I keep hearing about?
Big Network's Hardware is here! Learn more about the Big Edge on our website: Edge Pro: For your datacenter, remote office, or headquarters - https://www.bignetwork.com/products/edgepro/ Edge Lite: For remote access and the hybrid workforce ...
Edge Lite: LED Behavior
The Edge Lite features the following LED behavior: System LEDs - Top of Unit: PWR: The PWR LED indicates that power is applied to the unit. It should be solid RED. SYS: The SYS LED has the following behavior: During Boot: The LED will intermittently ...
What devices can I use with Big Network?
Technically, anything connected to a network. We do have various options depending on if you want to connect end user devices or entire locations. Big Network Apps are supported on macOS, Linux and Windows based computers and servers as well as IoS ...
What does enabling "Allow Ethernet Bridging" do?
Nodes in a Cloud Network can be allowed to perform Ethernet Bridging. Typically combined with our headless linux agent, use of this option allows Cloud Network interfaces to be "bridged" at Layer 2 with physical network interfaces on the same device. ...