Deploy the distributed logical routers (DLR).

Procedure

1

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

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://comp01vc01.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 172.16.11.66 from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.

5

Click the Add icon to create a new DLR,

The New NSX Edge wizard appears.

6

On the Name and description page, enter the following settings, and click Next.

Setting

Value

Logical (Distributed) Router

Selected

Name

SFOCOMP-DLR01

Deploy Edge Appliance

Selected

Enable High Availability

Selected

7

On the Settings page, enter the following settings, and click Next.

Setting

Value

User Name

admin

Password

dlr_admin_password 

Enable SSH access

Selected

Enable FIPS mode

Deselected

Edge Control Level logging

INFO

8

On the Configure deployment page, and click the Add icon.

The Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box appears. 

9

In the Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box, enter the following settings and click Next.

Setting

Value

Cluster/Resource Pool

SDDC-EdgeRP01

Datastore

sfo01_shared_edge_and_compute_datastore

10

On the Configure deployment page, and click the Add icon a second time to add a second NSX Edge device.

The Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box appears. 

11

In the Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box, enter the following settings and click Next.

Setting

Value

Resource Pool

SDDC-EdgeRP01

Datastore

sfo01_shared_edge_and_compute_datastore

12

On the Configure interfaces page, under HA Interface Configuration, click Select and connect to vDS-Comp01-Management

13

On the Configure interfaces page enter the following configuration settings and click Next.

Setting

Value

Primary IP Address

1.3.1.1

Subnet Prefix Length

24

a

Click the Add icon.

The Add Interface dialog box appears.

b

Enter the following settings in the Add Interface dialog box, and click OK.

Setting

Value

Name

Uplink

Type

Uplink

Connected To

Global Transit Network

Connectivity Status

Connected

Primary IP Address

192.168.101.3

Subnet Prefix Length

24

MTU

9000

14

In the Default gateway settings page, deselect Configure Default Gateway and click Next.

15

In the Ready to complete page, click Finish.