Test the configuration of the NSX logical network using a ping test. A ping test checks if two hosts in a network can reach each other.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Compute vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://comp01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. Use the Ping Monitor to test connectivity.
    1. In the Navigator, click Networking & Security.
    2. Under Logical Switches, double-click Universal Transit Network .
    3. Click the Monitor tab.
    4. Under Test Parameters, select comp01esx01.sfo01.rainpole.local as the Source host.
    5. Under the Test Parameters, select comp01esx02.sfo01.rainpole.local as the Destination Host, and click Start Test .
    6. There must be no error messages listed under Results.