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ike (High Availability)


Hierarchy Level


Define Internet Key Exchange (IKE) configuration for high availability feature. IKE is a key management protocol that creates dynamic SAs; it negotiates SAs for IPsec. An IKE configuration defines the algorithms and keys used to establish a secure connection with a peer security gateway.



Name of the gateway.


Specify the IKE policy to be used for the gateway.


Specify the IKE version to use to initiate the connection.

  • Values:

    • v2-only—The connection must be initiated using IKE version 2. For Multinode High availability feature, you must configure the IKE version as v2-only.

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

security—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 20.4R1.