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network-element (Diameter Base Protocol)


Hierarchy Level


Configure the Diameter network element, which is similar to a peer group that provides function-specific features including failover and load balancing. Specify the associated function that the network element supports. You can prioritize the peers to support failover or load balancing.


By default, all network elements are available on every session PIC unless Diameter bindings are configured.


element-name—Name of the network element.

  • Range: Up to 32 alphanumeric characters

The remaining statements are explained separately. See CLI Explorer.

Required Privilege Level

access—To view this statement in the configuration.

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

Release Information

Statement introduced in Junos OS Release 17.1.