Adding a new external connection#
External connections represent physical (L1) ports in the network fabric that act as uplinks outside of the network fabric. By configuring an external connection as part of a Network Profile the VLANs/VNIs configured will be terminated on the respective external connection.
To configure an external connection:
Go to the configuration tab of the switch you want to add and mark the device as a border device.
Navigate to the external connections tab on the datacenter
Click Add external connection
Fill in a name and a description
Click edit on the newly created external connection
Go to the switches tab
Click Add external connection switch
Select the and input the ports that will be used for external connections on that switch
The list should show up like this: