The network profile information identifies the private network profile and settings for an internal network.

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

1

Select Infrastructure > Reservations > Network Profiles.

2

Select New Network Profile > Private.

3

Enter a name and, optionally, a description.

4

Type a mask address in the Subnet mask text box.

For example, 255.255.0.0.

5

Type an IP address in the Gateway text box.

6

(Optional) In the DHCP group, select the Enabled check box and type the values.

The DHCP range cannot overlap the range of static IP addresses.

7

(Optional) Set a lease time to define how long a machine can use an IP address.

You can configure IP ranges for static IP addresses. See Configure Private Network Profile IP Ranges.