You can group between one and 16 VDCs in a data center group with NSX-T Data Center network provider type.


Verify that you are an organization administrator, system administrator, or that you are assigned a role that includes an equivalent set of rights.


  1. In the top navigation bar, click Networking and then click the Data Center Groups tab.
  2. Click New.
  3. On the Starting VDC page, select a VDC backed byNSX-T Data Center to start the group.
  4. Enter a name and, optionally, a description for the new data center group.
  5. On the Participating VDCs page, select additional data centers for the new data center group, and click Next.
  6. Review the data center group details and click Finish.


The newly created group appears in the list of data center groups.

What to do next

Create a network spanning the data center group with an NSX-T Data Center network provider type.