An IP set is a group of IP addresses that you can create at an organization virtual data center level. You can use an IP set as the source or destination in a firewall rule or in a DHCP relay configuration.

You create an IP set by using the Grouping Objects page. To open this page, you must navigate either to the distributed firewall settings of the organization VDC, or to the services settings of an edge gateway that belongs to the organization VDC.

Procedure

  1. Open the Grouping Objects page.
    Option Action
    From the distributed firewall settings of the organization VDC
    1. From the main menu (Menu), select Cloud Resources.
    2. In the left panel, click Organization VDCs.
    3. Select the radio button next to the name of the target organization virtual data center, and click Manage firewall.
    4. Click the Grouping Objects tab.
    From the services settings of an edge gateway on the organization VDC
    1. From the main menu (Menu), select Cloud Resources.
    2. In the left panel, click Edge Gateways.
    3. Select the radio button next to the name of an edge gateway that belongs to the target organization virtual data center, and click Services.
    4. Click the Grouping Objects tab.
  2. Click the IP Sets tab.
    The IP sets that are already defined are displayed on the screen.
  3. To add an IP set, click the Create (Create button) button.
  4. Enter a name, optionally, a description for the IP set, and the IP addresses to be included in the set.
  5. To save this IP set, click Keep.

Results

The new IP set is available for selection as the source or destination in firewall rules or in DHCP relay configurations.