With distributed virtual switch workflows, you can create, update or delete a distributed virtual switch, and create, delete, or update a private VLAN.

You can access the distributed virtual switch workflows from Library > vCenter > Networking > Distributed virtual switch in the Workflows view of the Orchestrator client.

Workflow Name

Description

Create distributed virtual switch

Creates a distributed virtual switch in the specified network folder with a name and uplink port names that you specify. You must specify at least one uplink port name.

Create private VLAN

Creates a VLAN on the specified distributed virtual switch.

Delete distributed virtual switch

Deletes a distributed virtual switch and all associated elements.

Delete private VLAN

Deletes a VLAN from a specified distributed virtual switch. If a secondary VLAN exists, you must first delete the secondary VLAN.

Update distributed virtual switch

Updates the properties of a distributed virtual switch.

Update private VLAN

Updates a VLAN on the specified distributed virtual switch.