Disable the firewall of the NSX Edge devices. This is required for equal-cost multi-path (ECMP) to operate correctly. Perform this procedure for each NSX Edge device.


  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01m01vc01.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. Double-click the lax01m01esg01 NSX Edge device.
  6. Click the Manage tab and click Firewall.
  7. On the Firewall page, click the Stop button.
  8. Click the Publish Changes button.
  9. Repeat this procedure for the NSX Edge device lax01m01esg02.