IGatewayOperations.BeginFailoverAsync Method

Asynchronously initiates the forcing of a gateway failover, which deactivates the primary Virtual Network Gateway and switches over to a secondary gateway.

Namespace: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Management.VirtualNetworks
Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Management.VirtualNetworks (in Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Management.VirtualNetworks.dll)

Dim instance As IGatewayOperations
Dim virtualNetworkName As String
Dim cancellationToken As CancellationToken
Dim returnValue As Task(Of GatewayOperationResponse)

returnValue = instance.BeginFailoverAsync(virtualNetworkName, cancellationToken)

Task<GatewayOperationResponse> BeginFailoverAsync (
	string virtualNetworkName,
	CancellationToken cancellationToken
Task<GatewayOperationResponse> BeginFailoverAsync (
	String virtualNetworkName, 
	CancellationToken cancellationToken
function BeginFailoverAsync (
	virtualNetworkName : String, 
	cancellationToken : CancellationToken
) : Task<GatewayOperationResponse>



The name of the Virtual Network.


The cancellation token.

Return Value

An GatewayOperationResponse object that includes an HTTP status code and request ID.

For more information about causing failovers, see Cause Virtual Network Gateway Failover.

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

Target Platforms