V Commands


Netvisor now provides vCenter Connection Service that allows you to connect to VMware vCenter,

Syntax   vcenter-connection-create name name-string host host-string user user-string password password-string enable|disable vlans vlan-list

name name-string

Specify a name for the vCenter connection.

host host-string

Specify the host name of the VMware vCenter server.

user user-string

Specify a valid user on the VMware vCenter server

password password-string

Specify a valid password for the user on the VMware vCenter server.


Specify if you want to enable or disable the connection.

vlans vlan-list

Specify a list of VLANs for auto-provisioning of vCenter.

network-provisioning none|l2-underlay|l3-underlay

Specify the type of network provisioning for the connection.

Defaults   None

Access   Network Administrator


Version 2.5.2

Command introduced.

Version 2.5.3

The parameter, vlans, added.

Version 2.6.2

The parameter, network-provisioning, added.

Usage   Use this command to create a connection from a Netvisor switch to a VMware vCenter server.

Examples  To create a connection called, vCenter-1, with a host name, vHost1, user, jdoe, password, p!zz@, and enable it, use the following syntax:

CLI network-admin@switch > vcenter-connection-create name vCenter-1 host vHost1 user jdoe password p!zz@ enable

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