You use the VMware Cloud Director Advanced Networking to perform management tasks on an organization in a VMware Cloud Director system. You can manage distributed firewalls and other advanced networking capabilities that are provided by the VMware NSX® software components made available to an organization by a VMware Cloud Director system administrator.

The typical users of Advanced Networking are:

  • VMware Cloud Director system administrators, who might use the tenant portal to configure the distributed firewall and other advanced networking capabilities for an organization.
  • Organization administrators, who use the tenant portal to manage the distributed firewall and other advanced networking capabilities that the system administrator has made available to that organization.