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alias (Junos Fusion Satellite Device Clustering)


Hierarchy Level


Configure an alias to label a satellite device in a satellite device cluster.

Satellite device alias configuration is optional, but recommended. In a Junos Fusion, satellite device aliases assist with administration tasks, such as monitoring satellite devices using show command outputs, as well as with some configuration tasks that provide an option to identify a satellite device by its alias.


Satellite devices in a satellite device cluster are not assigned an alias, by default.



The user-defined text name of the alias.

Required Privilege Level

admin—To view this statement in the configuration.

admin-control—To add this statement to the configuration.

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 16.1R1.