You can manually create transit routers of the enterprise edition. This topic describes how to create a transit router of the enterprise edition.

Prerequisites

Transit routers of the enterprise edition are supported in the region where you want to create the transit router. For more information, see Regions that support Enterprise edition transit routers.

Background information

When you create the first network instance connection in a region, the system automatically creates a transit router of the basic edition in this region. You cannot manually create or delete transit routers of the basic edition. For more information about transit routers of the basic edition and the enterprise edition, see Transit routers.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the CEN console.
  2. On the Instances page, click the ID of the CEN instance that you want to manage.
  3. On the CEN details page, click Create Transit Router.
  4. In the Create Transit Router dialog box, set the following parameters to create a transit router.
    Parameter Description
    Region Select the region where you want to create the transit router.

    After you create a transit router, you can connect the transit router to virtual private clouds (VPCs), virtual border routers (VBRs), and Cloud Connect Network (CCN) instances.

    Name Enter a name for the transit router.

    The name must be 2 to 128 characters in length, and can contain digits, hyphens (-), and underscores (_). It must start with a letter or Chinese character.

    Description Enter a description for the transit router.

    You can leave this parameter empty. The description must be 2 to 128 characters in length, and can contain digits, hyphens (-), and underscores (_). It must start with a letter or Chinese character.

  5. Click OK.