If the workload domain uses NSX Data Center for vSphere, you create logical switches on the Workload domain NSX Manager to connect the network profiles defined in vRealize Automation.

You configure separate logical switches for the business tiers.

Table 1. Production Logical Switch

Setting

Value for production-web

Value for sfo-production-db

Value for sfo-production-app

Name

sfo-production-web-192-168-91-0–24

sfo-production-db-192-168-92–24

sfo-production-app-192-168-93-0–24

Transport zone

Comp Universal Transport Zone

Comp Universal Transport Zone

Comp Universal Transport Zone

Connected to sfo-production-web-192-168-91-0–24 sfo-production-db-192-168-92–24 sfo-production-app-192-168-93-0–24

Prmary IP address

192.168.91.1

192.168.92.1

192.168.93.1

Subnet prefix length

24

24

24

Table 2. Development Logical Switch

Setting

Value for sfo-development-web

Value for sfo-development-db

Value for sfo-development-app

Name

sfo-development-web-192-168-95-0–24

sfo-development-db-192-168-96–24

sfo-development-app-192-168-97–24

Transport zone

Comp Universal Transport Zone

Comp Universal Transport Zone

Comp Universal Transport Zone

Connected to sfo-development-web-192-168-95-0–24 sfo-development-db-192-168-96–24 sfo-development-app-192-168-97–24

Prmary IP address

192.168.95.1

192.168.96.1

192.168.97.1

Subnet prefix length

24

24

24

Procedure

  1. In a Web browser, log in to the Workload domain vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    Setting Value
    URL https://sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/ui
    User name administrator@vsphere.local
    Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. In the Networking and security inventory, click Logical Switches.
  3. From NSX Manager drop-down menu, select 172.16.11.66.
  4. Click Add, configure these settings, and click Save.

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    sfo-production-web-192-168-91-0–24

    Transport zone

    Comp Universal Transport Zone

    Replication mode

    Hybrid

    MAC learning

    Disabled

  5. Repeat 4 to create the remaining logical switches.
  6. Add logical switches gateways to the universal distributed logical router.
    1. In the Networking and security inventory, click NSX Edges.
    2. Click the ID of the sfo01w01udlr01 universal distributed logical router to open its network settings.
    3. Click the Configure tab and click Interfaces.
    4. Click Add, configure these settings, and click Add.

      Setting

      Value

      Name

      sfo-production-web-192-168-91-0–24

      Type

      Internal

      Connected to

      sfo-production-web-192-168-91-0–24
      Configure subnets Click Add, in the Primary IP address, enter 192.168.91.1, and, in the Subnet prefix length, enter 24.
    5. Repeat this step to create the remaining interfaces.