Disable the firewall of the NSX Edge devices, this is required for equal-cost multi-path (ECMP) to operate correctly.

You repeat this procedure two times for each of the NSX Edge devices: SFOMGMT-ESG01 and SFOMGMT-ESG02.

1

Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

Under Inventories, click Networking & Security.

3

In the Navigator, click NSX Edges.

4

Select 172.16.11.65 from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.

5

Double-click the SFOMGMT-ESG01 NSX Edge device.

6

Click the Manage tab, then click Firewall.

7

In the Firewall page, click the Disable button.

8

Click Publish Changes.

9

Repeat this procedure for the NSX Edge device SFOMGMT-ESG02.