After you configure NSX logical networking on the hosts, update the host profile and remediate the hosts to align their configurations. When you make an authorized changes to a host, you must update the host profile to reflect these changes.


  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.



      User name




  2. Update the host profile.
    1. In the Navigator, select Policies and Profiles.
    2. Click Host Profiles, right-click nyc01-r01hp-mgmt01, and select Copy Settings from Host.
    3. Select nyc01r01esx01.rainpole.local and click OK.
  3. Verify compliance and remediate the hosts.
    1. On the Policies and Profiles page, click the nyc01-r01hp-mgmt01 host profile.
    2. On the Monitor tab, click the Compliance tab.
    3. Select nyc01-r01-robo01 in the Host/Cluster column and click Check Host Profile Compliance.

      This compliance test shows that the first host is Compliant, but the other hosts are Not Compliant.

    4. Click each of the non-compliant hosts and click Remediate Hosts Based on its Host Profile.
    5. In the Remediate Hosts Based on its Host Profile wizard, enter Host Name if prompted for NetStack Instance vxlan->DNS configuration, and click Next.
    6. On the Ready to complete page, click Finish.

      All hosts have Compliant status in the Host Compliance column.