After John Admin configures VXLAN transport parameters, he is ready to create a logical switch.

1

Log in to the vSphere Web Client.

2

Click Networking & Security and then click Logical Switches.

3

Click the New Logical Network icon.

4

In Name, type ACME logical network.

5

In Description, type Logical Network for extending ACME Engineering network to Cluster2.

6

In Transport Zone, select ACME Zone.

7

Click OK.

NSX creates a logical switch providing L2 connectivity between dvSwitch1 and dvSwitch2.

John Admin can now connect ACME's production virtual machines to the logical switch, and connect the logical switch to an NSX Edge services gateway or Logical Router.