You can add a virtual data center to a data center group, as a result stretching the existing networks to the new virtual data center.


  • This operation requires the System Administrator role or a role with the VDC Group: Configure VDC Group right published to the organization.

  • The data center group contains less than four virtual data centers.


  1. From the main menu (), select Datacenter Groups.
    The list of data center groups displays in a card view.
  2. In the card of the target data center group, click Details.
    You are redirected to the Network Topology view for this data center group. You can see a diagram of the current network topology, which depicts the participating virtual data centers with their network fault domains, the egress points if configured, and the traffic routes.
  3. Click Add datacenter.
  4. On the Datacenters page, select the data center that you want to add to the data center group and click Finish.
    The Datacenters page contains a list virtual data centers that are enabled for cross-virtual data center networking by the system administrator.
    Note: A data center group must contain up to four virtual data centers.