After you enable vCloud Director distributed routing on an edge gateway, the organization administrator can create many routed organization virtual data center networks with distributed interfaces connected to this edge gateway. Traffic on those networks is optimized for VM-to-VM communication.


The backing NSX Manager instance is configured with an NSX Controller cluster. See the NSX Administration Guide.


  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 the target edge gateway, and click Enable distributed routing or Disable distributed routing.
  4. To confirm, click OK.