Configure an edge gateway to provide connectivity to one or more external networks.

Procedure

  1. (Optional) Select Create a new edge gateway to create and configure an edge gateway.
  2. Type a name and optional description for the new Edge gateway.

    This option appears only if you chose to create a new edge gateway.

  3. Select a gateway configuration for the edge gateway.

    Option

    Description

    Compact

    Requires less memory and compute resources.

    Full

    Provides increased capacity and performance. Full and Full-4 configurations provide identical security functions.

    Full-4

    Provides increased capacity and performance. Full and Full-4 configurations provide identical security functions. ESXi must have at least 8 vCPU available to deploy a Full-4 edge gateway with high availability enabled .

    This option appears only if you chose to create a new edge gateway.

  4. Select Enable High Availability to enable automatic failover to a backup gateway.

    This option appears only if you chose to create a new edge gateway.

  5. Select Use default gateway for DNS relay to use the selected default gateway for DNS rely.

    This option appears only if you chose to create a new edge gateway.

  6. Click Next.