To allow network access to the Compute vCenter Server for the workload domain, exclude it from all distributed firewall rules.


  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/ui.
    2. Log in by using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name administrator@vsphere.local
      Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. Click Menu and select Networking and Security.
  3. Click Firewall Settings and select the Exclusion List tab.
  4. Select from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.
  5. Click the Add button.
  6. Add sfo01w02vc01 to the Selected Objects list, and click OK.