Every Provider VDC includes a VXLAN network pool.
This pool is given a name derived from the name of the containing provider virtual datacenter and attached to it at creation. You cannot delete or modify this network pool. If you rename a Provider VDC, its VXLAN network pool is automatically renamed.
- Logical networks spanning layer 3 boundaries
- Logical networks spanning multiple racks on a single layer 2
- Broadcast containment
- Higher performance
- Greater scale (up to 16 million network addresses)
For more information about VXLAN networks in a vCloud Director environment, see the NSX Administration Guide.