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

Armor offers one free public IP address per virtual machine. There is a cost to for additional public IP addresses associated to the same virtual machine.

Additionally, there is a cost associated with a public IP address that is not assigned to a virtual machine.

Request a new 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. Click New Public IP
  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. 

Assign an existing public IP address to 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 Edit Assignments.  
  6. In Available Public IPs, select and move the desired IP address to Assigned Public IPs.  
  7. Click Save IP Assignment


Remove an existing public 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 Edit Assignments.  
  6. In Assigned Public IPs, select and move the desired IP address to Available Public IPs.
  7. Click Save IP Assignment

 


Delete an unassigned 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.