Test the configuration of the NSX logical network using a ping test. A ping test checks if two hosts in a network can reach each other.

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

Use the Ping Monitor to test connectivity.

a

In the Navigator, click Networking & Security.

b

Under Logical Switches, double-click Universal Transit Network .

c

Click the Monitor tab.

d

Under Test Parameters, select comp01esx01.sfo01.rainpole.local as the Source host.

e

Under the Test Parameters, select comp01esx02.sfo01.rainpole.local as the Destination Host, and click Start Test .

f

There must be no error messages listed under Results.