How to create an Organisation Network from 2tCloud Control Panel

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This guide describes how you can create a Copaco VMware Cloud Private Network.

Prerequisites to this guide:

 

UX1

  1. Login to the customer control panel in UX1 interface.

  2. Within UX1 for Customer open vCloud Director


  3. Click on Actions and choose VDC Network
  4. Enter the following settings and click on Save
    Org VDC Network Name: Choose a name for the Virtual Network
    Gateway address: Choose a private ip address, this will be the Gateway for the VMs
    Network Mask: Choose a subnetmask for the private ip address
    : This is an optional setting, you can create a DHCP scope in the VMware Vcloud portal later on.
    (Optional)  This is an optional setting, you can setup DNS in DHCP in the VMware Vcloud portal later on
    (Optional)  This is an optional setting, you can setup DNS in DHCP in the VMware Vcloud portal later on



  5. You should now wait for a few minutes until network edge creation is completed. You will be notified by a message in your control panel.
  6. Now you should go back to the same VDC Network menu item.
  7. You are redirected to a new page.  Press the green "Obtain IP" page to link a public IP to your network edge. Then wait for a few minutes for the IP to be assigned.

Although this step adds a second IP address to the tenant, it is crucial that this step is done. The first IP can be used to configure the customer environment. The second IP address will be deleted by Copaco in the near future.

 

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