Associate a distributed port with a network resource pool to give you greater control over the bandwidth given to the port.
Before you begin
Create one or more user-defined network resource pools. See Create a Network Resource Pool with the vSphere Web Client
Enable port-level overrides. See Edit Advanced Distributed Port Group Settings with the vSphere Web Client.
- Browse to a distributed switch in the vSphere Web Client navigator.
- Click the Manage tab and click Ports.
- Select a port from the list and click Edit distributed port settings.
- In the Properties section, click the Override check box and add or remove the port from a network resource pool.
If you did not enable port-level overrides, the options are not available.
To add the distributed port to a resource pool, select a user-defined resource pool from the Network resource pool drop-down menu.
To remove the distributed port from a resource pool, select Default from the Network resource pool drop-down menu.
- Click OK.