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May 26, 2017
Solved in BIG-IQ REST requests to BIG-IP

BIG-IQ CM 5.1 managing BIG-IP 11.6.1 makes several requests a minute to the BIG-IP REST API: POST /mgmt/shared/inflate?em_server_ip=[long token] HTTP/1.1 M...
  • Tim_K_92675's avatar
    Jun 19, 2017

    I opened a case about this and was told the following:


    Regarding the 'em_server_ip=' question, this is just a method that BigIQ implements to hash device group names into ipv4 addresses. That IP address does not correspond to any real communication - it's just a numeric hash of a string. Nothing to worry about, per our Engineering.