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

Perform this procedure twice for each of the NSX Edge devices LAXMGMT-ESG01 and LAXMGMT-ESG02.

1

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

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc51.lax01.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 172.17.11.65 from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.

5

Double-click the LAXMGMT-ESG01 NSX Edge device.

6

Click the Manage tab and click Firewall.

7

On the Firewall page, click the Disable button.

8

Click the Publish Changes button.

9

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