Open the Add Edge wizard to install and configure an NSX Edge instance.

1

Log in to the vSphere Web Client.

2

Click Networking & Security and then click NSX Edges.

3

Click the Add (add) icon.

4

In the Add Edge Gateway wizard, select Edge Services Gateway .

5

Select Enable High Availability to enable and configure high availability (HA).

6

Type a name for the NSX Edge virtual machine.

This name appears in your vCenter inventory. The name should be unique across all Edges within a single tenant.

7

(Optional) Type a host name for the NSX Edge virtual machine.

This name appears in CLI. If you do not specify the host name, the Edge ID is displayed in CLI.

8

(Optional) Type a description and tenant for this NSX Edge.

9

Click Next.