You can clone the configurations from an existing customer and create a new customer with the cloned settings.

Only Partner Super Users and Partner Standard Admins can clone a customer.

By default, the following configurations are cloned from the selected customer:
  • Enterprise configuration profiles
  • Enterprise network services and objects like:
    • DNS services
    • Private network names
    • Network Segments
  • Edge authentication scheme
  • Address groups and Port groups
You cannot clone an enterprise if it consists of the following:
  • Profile with Edge references like hubs, clusters, and so on
  • Profile containing Partner Gateway References
  • Cloud Security Service enabled
  • Non VMware SD-WAN Sites
  • VNF or VNF licenses
  • Authentication services
  • NetFlow objects like collectors or filters

In the Partner portal, navigate to Manage Customers.

  1. In the Customers page, select the customer you want to clone, and then click Actions > Clone Customer.
  2. In the New Customer window, enter the following details. You can also choose the New Customer option to create a new customer without cloning the configurations from the selected customer. See Create New Customer.

  3. Under Clone Configuration, you can configure the following details.
    Table 1. Clone Configuration
    Option Description
    Template Customer

    By default, the selected customer is considered for the cloning purpose. If required, you can choose a different customer from the drop-down list.

    If a customer or enterprise does not meet the appropriate cloning conditions, as listed at the beginning of this section, then it is not available in the drop-down list. This list displays only the name of customers that can be cloned.

    Additional Clone Attributes In addition to the default cloned configurations, you can select the following settings to be cloned, as required:
    • Security Policy
    • Alert Configuration
    • Global Routing Preferences
    • IAAS Subscriptions
  4. Enter the Customer Information and Initial Admin Account details, as described in Create New Customer.
  5. In the Customer Configuration section, the Software Image and Gateway Pool details are cloned from the selected customer. If needed, you can modify the cloned customer configuration settings.
    1. As a Partner Super user, you can manage the software image assigned to a Partner Customer directly or allow the Partner Customer's Super user to manage the software images available for the customer by enabling Manage Software Image checkbox. For more information about Manage Software Image, see Create New Customer.
    2. You can manage the Edge Licenses assigned to a Partner customer by clicking Modify. In the Select Edge Licenses pop-up window, you can select and assign new edge licenses for the customer, from the available list.
    3. You can enable the Analytics functionality for a Partner customer by selecting and assigning an option from the Analytics Capability drop-down menu. You can aslo define the maximum allowable Analytics Edges that can be confgured for the customer. For more information, see Enable Analytics for a New Customer.
  6. Click Create.

The new customer name is displayed in the Customers page. The customer is already configured with the cloned settings. You can click the customer name to navigate to the Enterprise portal and add or modify the configurations. For more information about customer configurations and settings, see VMware SD-WAN Administration Guide available at VMware SD-WAN Documentation.