You can enable organization virtual data centers to become eligible for cross-virtual data center networking. Organization users with relevant rights can use the enabled virtual data centers to create data center groups and stretched layer 2 networks.


  1. From the Manage & Monitor tab, under Cloud Resources, click Organization VDCs.
  2. Right-click the target organization VDC and click Properties.
  3. From the Network pool & Services tab, select Enable Cross VDC Networking.


In the vCloud Director Tenant Portal, the enabled virtual data centers appear in the list of data centers for creating a data center group. For information about creating data center groups, see the vCloud Director Tenant Portal Guide.