Data Director system administrators and users with Manage Resource and Manage System Settings privileges can expand the IP addresses available to the Internal and DB Access networks by adding IP pool.

Verify that your Data Director networks are configured to use IP pool.

Guarantee that the IP addresses are free.

1

Log in to Data Director as a system administrator or as a user with Resource Management privileges.

2

In the System Settings tab, expand Other Settings and select Network.

3

Click the IP Pool tab.

4

Click the plus (+) icon to start the Create IP Pool wizard.

5

In the Network page, select the ESXi cluster and network for the IP pool, and click Next.

6

In the Edit IP Pool page, enter the Netmask and Gateway IP addresses.

7

(Optional) In the Edit IP Pool page, enter the IP addresses for DNS servers 1 and 2.

8

Click the plus (+) icon to start the Add IP Block wizard and enter the following information.

Option

Description

Single IP

To add one IP address, select Single IP and enter the IP address.

IP Block

To add a block of IP addresses, select IP Block and enter the first and last IP addresses for the IP address block.

9

Click OK.

10

Click Finish.

The IP pool is available and appears in the IP Pool list.