To guarantee the minimum bandwidth to the system traffic running on NSX-T Data Center hosts, enable and configure a network resource management on an N-VDS.


  1. From a browser, log in with admin privileges to an NSX Manager at https://<nsx-manager-ip-address>.
  2. Select System > Fabric > Profiles > NIOC Profiles > Add.
  3. Enter the NIOC profile details.
    Option Description
    Name and Description Enter a NIOC profile name.

    You can optionally enter the profile details such as, the traffic types enabled.

    Status Toggle to enable the bandwidth allocations listed in the traffic resources.
    Host Infra Traffic Resource

    You can accept the default listed traffic resources.

    Click Add and enter your traffic resource to customize the NIOC profile.

    (Optional) Select an existing traffic type and click Delete to remove the resource from the NIOC profile.

    The new NIOC profile is added to the NIOC profiles list.