After installing the resource vCenter Server instance, create the Edge cluster and add the hosts to the cluster.

For more information, see Create a Cluster.


  1. Log in to the vCenter Server TCI_RES_VC.
  2. Create a data center named TCI_RES_DC in the vCenter Server inventory.
  3. In the TCI_RES_DC data center, create a cluster named TCI_EDGE_CLUSTER.
  4. Select TCI_EDGE_CLUSTER and add hosts ESXi_EDGE_01 through ESXi_EDGE_04 to the cluster.