You can add or edit key policies. You can delete policies that you added but not the two pre-defined system default policies.


  1. From your browser, log in to an NSX Manager at https://nsx-manager-ip-address.
  2. Select Encryption from the navigation panel.
  3. Click the Keys tab if it is not already selected.
  4. To add a policy, click Add. To edit a policy, select the policy and click Edit.
    1. Complete the policy details.




      Name of the policy.

      Set as default

      Whether the policy is a system default.


      Select Encrypt and Check Integrity or Check Integrity Only.

      Rotate Frequency

      Enter the number of days.


      Notes about this policy.


      The properties MAC Algorithm, Algorithm, and Key Strength have pre-selected values that cannot be changed.

    2. Click Save.
  5. To delete a policy, select the policy and click Delete.
    1. Click Delete to confirm.