Associate a distributed port group with a network resource pool to give you greater control over the bandwidth that is given to the distributed port group.

Before you begin

Create one or more user-defined network resource pools. See Create a Network Resource Pool with the vSphere Web Client

Procedure

  1. Browse to a distributed switch in the vSphere Web Client navigator.
  2. Right-click the distributed switch in the navigator and select Manage Distributed Port Groups.
  3. Select the Resource allocation check box and click Next.
  4. Select the distributed port group to edit and click Next.
  5. Add or remove the distributed port group from the network resource pool and click Next.
    • To add the distributed port group, select a user-defined resource pool from the Network resource pool drop-down menu.

    • To remove the distributed port group, select default from the Network resource pool drop-down menu.

  6. Review your settings in the Ready to complete section and click Finish.

    Use the Back button to change any settings.