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 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

Use the Ping Monitor to test connectivity.

a

Under Logical Switches, double-click Universal Transit Network.

b

Click the Monitor tab.

c

From the Source host drop-down menu select mgmt01esx01.sfo01.rainpole.local.

d

From the Destination host drop-down menu select mgmt01esx03.sfo01.rainpole.local.

e

Click Start Test.


The host-to-host ping test results are displayed in the Results text box. Verify that there are no error messages.