Deploy the Universal distributed logical router (UDLR).

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client
    2. Log i.n using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. Under Inventories, click Networking & Security.
  3. In the Navigator, click NSX Edges.
  4. Select 172.16.11.66 from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.
  5. Click the Add icon to create a new UDLR,

    The New NSX Edge wizard appears.

  6. On the Name and description page, enter the following settings, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Universal Logical (Distributed) Router

    Selected

    Name

    sfo01w01udlr01

    Deploy Edge Appliance

    Selected

    Enable High Availability

    Selected

  7. On the Settings page, enter the following settings, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    User Name

    admin

    Password

    udlr_admin_password

    Confirm password

    udlr_admin_password

    Enable SSH access

    Selected

    Enable FIPS mode

    Deselected

    Edge Control Level logging

    INFO

  8. On the Configure deployment page, and click the Add icon.

    The Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box appears.

  9. In the Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box, enter the following settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Cluster/Resource Pool

    sfo01-w01rp-sddc-edge

    Datastore

    sfo01-w01-vsan01

    Folder

    sfo01-w01fd-nsx

  10. On the Configure deployment page, and click the Add icon a second time to add a second NSX Edge device.

    The Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box appears.

  11. In the Add NSX Edge Appliance dialog box, enter the following settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Resource Pool

    sfo01-w01rp-sddc-edge

    Datastore

    sfo01-w01-vsan01

    Folder

    sfo01-w01fd-nsx

  12. On the Configure interfaces page, under HA Interface Configuration, click Select and connect to sfo01-w01-vds01-Management.
  13. On the Configure interfaces page enter the following configuration settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Primary IP Address

    1.1.1.1

    Subnet Prefix Length

    29

    1. Click the Add icon.The Add Interface dialog box appears.
    2. Enter the following settings in the Add Interface dialog box, and click OK.

      Setting

      Value

      Name

      Uplink

      Type

      Uplink

      Connected To

      SFO01W01 Universal Transit Network

      Connectivity Status

      Connected

      Primary IP Address

      192.168.100.3

      Subnet Prefix Length

      24

      MTU

      9000

  14. In the Default gateway settings page, deselect Configure Default Gateway and click Next.
  15. In the Ready to complete page, click Finish.