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By default, IP addresses assigned to a virtual machine are private; however, you can request a public IP address.

Armor offers one free public IP address per virtual machine. You can request additional public IP addresses for the same virtual machine at an additional cost.

Additionally, there is a cost associated with a public IP address that is not assigned (routed) to a private IP address.



Assign a new public IP address to an existing virtual machine

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Click New Public IP
    • If you do not see New Public IP, but instead, you see Max Unassigned IPs, then you have reached your limit of unassigned public IP addresses. You cannot have more than five unassigned public IP addresses. 
  5. In Location, select a data center location. 

  6. In Quantity, select the desired amount. 
  7. Click Add IP Addresses. The newly created public IP address will be located at the top of the table. 
  8. Locate the newly created  IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  9. Select Edit Assignments.  
  10. In Available Public IPs, select and move the desired IP address to Assigned Public IPs.  
  11. Click Save IP Assignment



Assign an existing public IP address to an existing virtual machine

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  5. Select Edit Assignments.  
  6. In Available Public IPs, select and move the desired IP address to Assigned Public IPs.  
  7. Click Save IP Assignment



Unassign an existing public IP address from a virtual machine

There is a cost associated with a public IP address that is not routed (assigned) to a private IP address. Armor recommends that you remove unassigned IP addresses from your account.

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  5. Select Edit Assignments.  
  6. In Assigned Public IPs, select and move the desired IP address to Available Public IPs.
  7. Click Save IP Assignment



Remove an unassigned public IP address

There is a cost associated with a public IP address that is not assigned (allocated) to a virtual machine. Armor recommends that you delete unassigned IP addresses. For more information, see Delete an assigned public IP address.

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  5. Select Delete
  6. Click OK



Delete an assigned public IP address

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  5. Select Edit Assignments
  6. In Assigned Public IPs, select and move the desired IP address to Available Public IPs.
  7. Click Save IP Assignment
  8. In the table, locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  9. Click Delete
  10. Click OK.  



Assign an available private IP address to an existing virtual machine

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  5. Select Assign Private IP.
  6. Select the desired virtual machine. 
  7. Click Save IP Assignment



Unassign a secondary private IP address from a virtual machine

You cannot unassign a primary private IP address from a virtual machine.

  1. In the Armor Management Portal (AMP), in the left-side navigation, click Infrastructure.
  2. Click IP Addresses
  3. If you have virtual machines in various data centers, then click the corresponding data center. 
  4. Locate the desired IP address, and then click the corresponding gear icon. 
  5. Select Unassign Private IP.
  6. Click OK
  7. You must also unassign the IP address within the virtual machine to complete the removal.