The vCloud Air Networking Guide provides information about configuring networking and gateways for VMware® vCloud Air (formerly known as vCloud Hybrid Service), including how to add gateways to virtual data centers, add networks to gateways, and set up network security by using the gateway's networking services.

Additionally, this guide describes hot to set up secure access to vCloud Air from remote sites.

This guide is intended for network administrators and virtual administrators who will be configuring networking in vCloud Air. The information is written for experienced administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology and networking concepts.

See the following related documentation as part of understanding network configuration for vCloud Air:

See vCloud Air User's Guide for information about using the vCloud Air console for all managing virtual machines in your cloud service.

See vCloud Director Administrator's Guide for information about performing tasks affecting vCloud Air by using vCloud Director.

See the vCloud Air Tutorials for information about using many of the vCloud Air features.

Additionally, this guide provides in context cross-references to related information for the topics.

VMware Technical Publications provides a glossary of terms that might be unfamiliar to you. For definitions of terms as they are used in VMware technical documentation, go to