The network profile information identifies the external network profile and specifies settings for an existing network.


Log in to the vRealize Automation console as a fabric administrator.


  1. Select Infrastructure > Reservations > Network Profiles.
  2. Select New Network Profile > External.
  3. Enter a name and, optionally, a description.
  4. Type a mask address in the Subnet mask text box.

    For example,

  5. (Optional) Type an IP address in the Gateway text box.

    The gateway address is required for a one-to-one NAT network profile.

  6. (Optional) In the DNS/WINS group, type values as needed.

    The external network profile provides these values, which you can edit.

What to do next

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