A virtual server is a highly scalable and highly available server built on a cluster of servers called members.


The edge gateway must have at least one pool server. See Add a Pool Server to an Edge Gateway.


  1. Click the Manage & Monitor tab and click Organization VDCs in the left pane.
  2. Double-click the organization virtual datacenter name to open the organization virtual datacenter.
  3. Click the Edge Gateways tab, right-click the edge gateway name, and select Edge Gateway Services.
  4. On the Load Balancer tab, click Virtual Servers and click Add.
  5. Type a name for the virtual server.
  6. (Optional) Type a description for the virtual server.
  7. Select an external network from the Applied on drop-down menu.
  8. Type the IP address of the virtual server.
  9. Select a pool from the drop-down menu to be associated with the virtual server.
  10. In Services, select Enable for each service to be supported.
  11. Change the default Port, Persistence Method, Cookie Name, and Cookie Mode values for each enabled service as required.
  12. Click Enabled to enable the virtual server.
  13. (Optional) Click Log network traffic for virtual server.
  14. Click OK.