In order to commission and use ESXi hosts for the workload domain, you must first create a network pool in SDDC Manager which is used to assign IP addresses to the vMotion and vSAN VMkernel ports.

Procedure

  1. In a Web browser, log in to SDDC Manager in Region A by using the user interface.
    Setting Value
    URL https://sfo-vcf01.sfo.rainpole.io
    User name administrator@vsphere.local
    Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. In the navigation pane, click Administration > Network Settings.
  3. On the Network Settings page, click Create network pool.
  4. On the Create Network Pool page, enter sfo-w01-np01 as network pool name and select the vSAN check box.
  5. In the vSAN Network Information pane, enter the values and click Add.

    Setting

    Value

    VLAN ID

    1633

    MTU

    9000

    Network

    172.16.33.0

    Subnet Mask

    255.255.255.0

    Default Gateway

    172.16.33.253

    Included IP Address Ranges

    172.16.33.101 to 172.16.33.104

  6. In the vMotion Network Information pane, enter the values and click Add.

    Setting

    Value

    VLAN ID

    1632

    MTU

    9000

    Network

    172.16.32.0

    Subnet Mask

    255.255.255.0

    Default Gateway

    172.16.32.253

    Included IP Address Ranges

    172.16.32.101 to 172.16.32.104

  7. Click Save.