There are configuration maximums associated with various features in VMware Cloud Director service and its underlying infrastructure.

All limits listed are hard limits unless otherwise indicated. A hard limit cannot be changed. Any limit described as a soft limit can be increased upon request. To request an increase of a soft limit, contact VMware Support.

Maximum Value Description
VMware Cloud Director instances per customer 5 (soft limit) The maximum number of VMware Cloud Director instances in a single VMware Cloud Partner Navigator (CPN) organization.
SDDCs per VMware Cloud Director instance 5 (soft limit) The maximum number of SDDCs associated with a single VMware Cloud Director instance.
Organizations per VMware Cloud Director instance 1000 The maximum number of VMware Cloud Director organizations associated with a single VMware Cloud Director instance.
Organization VDCs per VMware Cloud Director instance 1000 The maximum number of organization VDCs per VMware Cloud Director instance.
Compute Gateways per SDDC 200 The maximum number of compute gateways per SDDC.
Concurrent Users 120 The maximum number of users logged in to a VMware Cloud Director instance simultaneously.
Virtual machines per VMware Cloud Director instance 20 000 The maximum number of virtual machines in a single VMware Cloud Director instance. This overrides the number of virtual machines that are supported on-premises.

The above limits override any limits for the on-premises version of VMware Cloud Director listed in the VMware Configuration Maximums tool.

VMware Cloud on AWS Maximums

When you use VMware Cloud on AWS as the infrastructure provider for VMware Cloud Director service, there are additional configuration maximums applied to each SDDC. For information about the configuration maximums of VMware Cloud on AWS, see Configuration Maximums for VMware Cloud on AWS.

Maximum Value Description
Compute Gateways (CGW) per SDDC 200 (soft limit) The maximum number of compute gateways (Tier-1 logical routers) in a single SDDC.
CGW firewall rules 50,000 The maximum number of firewall rules applied across all compute gateways.
CGW NAT rules 80,000 The maximum number of NAT rules applied across all compute gateways.
Virtual machines per SDDC  4000 The maximum number of virtual machines in a single SDDC. 
Non-default CGW with VPN  100 The maximum number of non-default CGWs (T1s) with VPN.

 

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