After you increase the scope of an organization VDC network to a data center group network, you can connect workloads from all data centers participating in the data center group.


  • Verify that you are an organization administrator or that you have a role with an equivalent set of rights.

  • Verify that you have created a data center group with an NSX network provider type.
  • Verify that you created an organization VDC network backed by NSX.


  1. In the top navigation bar, click Networking.
  2. Click the radio button next to the organization VDC network of which you want to increase the scope, and click Increase Scope.
  3. Select a data center group from the list of data center groups, and click OK to confirm.


The scope of the network is increased to a data center group network. In the networks list, it is listed as scoped to the data center group that you selected.