Configure the universal distributed logical router (UDLR) to establish BGP peering with both North-South NSX Edge services gateways.


  1. In a Web browser, log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    Setting Value
    URL https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client/
    User name administrator@vsphere.local
    Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. From the Home menu, select Networking & Security.
  3. In the navigation pane, click NSX Edges, and, from the NSX Manager drop-down menu, select
  4. Add the two NSX Edge gateways as BGP neighbors.
    1. Double-click sfo01m01udlr01.
    2. On the Manage tab, click Routing, and, in the left pane, click BGP.
    3. In the Neighbors section, click Add.
    4. In the Add BGP neighbor dialog box, configure the first top-of-rack switch using the following values and click Add.
      Setting Value for sfo02m01esg01 Value for sfo02m01esg02
      IP Address
      Forwarding address
      Protocol address
      Remote AS 65003 65003
      Weight 40 40
      Keep Alive Time 1 1
      Hold Down Time 3 3
      Password BGP_password BGP_password
    5. Click Publish Changes.