The following provides a high-level walk-through of how to set up high availability protection on your main server or additional polling engines.
Depending on your network and device configuration, you may need to perform some or all of the following steps.
Depending on your network setup, you may be able to change your primary server's IP address to another address in the subnet and use the already established SolarWinds IP address as the VIP address. See What is a Virtual IP address? for more information.