Configure the universal distributed logical router (UDLR) in the shared edge and compute cluster to use dynamic routing.


  1. Log in to the Compute vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in 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 from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.
  5. Configure the Universal Distributed Logical Router.
    1. Double-click sfo01w01udlr01.
    2. Click the Manage tab, click Routing, and select BGP.
    3. On the BGP page, click the Add Neighbor icon.
    4. In the New Neighbor dialog box, enter the following values for both NSX Edge devices, and click OK.

      Repeat two times to configure the UDLR for both NSX Edge devices lax01w01esg01 and lax01w01esg02.

      Setting lax01w01esg01 Value lax01w01esg02 Value
      IP Address
      Forwarding Address
      Protocol Address
      Remote AS 65000 65000
      Weight 60 60
      Keep Alive Time 1 1
      Hold Down Time 3 3
      Password bgp_password bgp_password
    5. Click Publish Changes.