To guarantee the minimum bandwidth to system traffic running on NSX-T hosts, enable and configure network resource management on an NSX-T distributed switch.


  1. Log in to the NSX Manager Manager, https://<nsx-manager-IP-address>.
  2. Navigate to Fabric > Profiles.
  3. Select NIOC Profiles.
  4. Click + ADD.
  5. In the New NIOC Profile screen, enter the required details.
    1. Enter a name for the NIOC profile.
    2. Turn the Status to Enabled.
    3. In the Host Infra Traffic Resource section, select a Traffic Type and enter values for Limit, Shares, Reservation.
  6. Click Add.

    A new NIOC profile is added to the list of NIOC profiles.