Using Host Name as the Identity

Deep Discovery Director (Consolidated Mode) supports using the host name instead of the IP address as the identity of the server.

When this feature is selected, appliances connect to Deep Discovery Director (Consolidated Mode) using the host name to download files required to execute plans.


The host name must be resolvable within your network.

  1. Select Use host name instead of IP address as the identity of this server.
  2. Configure the IP address and other network settings.
  3. Click Save.