You can use this workflow to create an IP Set grouping object in NSX. An IP Set is a group of individual IP addresses, IP ranges and subnets used as sources and destination in firewall rules.

About this task

This workflow can be used to create a set of IP addresses, IP ranges and CIDR blocks. IP Sets can contain any combination of individual IP addresses, IP ranges and/or subnets to be used as sources and destinations for firewall rules or as members of Security groups.

Procedure

  1. Click the Workflows tab and then navigate to Library > NSX > NSX workflows > Create IP Set.
  2. Click the green Start Workflow icon.
  3. Select the NSX Connection object (NSX endpoint). If not set, select the connection from the NSX inventory from the vRO inventory view.
  4. Enter the name of the IP set.
  5. Enter a description of the IP set.
  6. Enter the list of IP addresses, IP ranges and CIDR blocks, separated by commas.
  7. Choose whether you want to create a universal IP set.
  8. Click Submit.