The network profile information identifies the external network profile and specifies settings for an existing network.

Log in to the vCloud Automation Center console as a fabric administrator.

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Select Infrastructure > Reservations > Network Profiles.

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Select New Network Profile > External.

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Enter a name and, optionally, a description.

4

Type a mask address in the Subnet mask text box.

For example, 255.255.0.0.

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(Optional) Type an IP address in the Gateway text box.

The gateway address is required for a one-to-one NAT network profile.

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(Optional) In the DNS/WINS group, type values as needed.

The external network profile provides these values, which you can edit.

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