NSX-T Routing Configuration

NSX-T Routing Configuration Overall Topology used in the lab Pre-requisites like NSX-T manager installation, preparing and configuring compute host transport nodes, preparing and configuring edge transport nodes are covered here.As shown in the topology above, two Tier 0 gateways are configured in the lab.One Tier 0 gateway is configured in Active-Active High Availability mode and … Continue reading NSX-T Routing Configuration

Installation of NSX T 2.4 Compute Host Transport Nodes

Installation of NSX T 2.4 Compute Host Transport Nodes Compute Host Transport Nodes are hypervisors which are prepared for NSX-T. Once the hypervisors are prepared for NSX-T, N-VDS is instantiated on those hosts. More about those details are here in this post. Compute Host Connectivity and Teaming Policy Compute hosts are where the workloads are … Continue reading Installation of NSX T 2.4 Compute Host Transport Nodes

NSX-T 2.4 Edge Transport Node Installation

NSX-T 2.4 Edge Transport Node Installation In this lab, I am going to install NSX-T Edge Transport Nodes as VMs NSX-T Edge Node VMs could be of VM form factor or could be baremetal. Edge Node VM connectivity using a DVS The above diagram shows that the vnics of Edge Transport Node VMs are mapped … Continue reading NSX-T 2.4 Edge Transport Node Installation

NSX-T Routing

NSX-T Routing References: NSX-T Reference Design Before we discuss the routing part, it is essential to cover key topics related to NSX-T 1. N-VDS 2. Transport Zone 3. Compute Host Transport Nodes 4. Edge Transport Nodes 1. N-VDS Is responsible for switching packets and is responsible for forwarding traffic between VMs or between VMs and … Continue reading NSX-T Routing

NSX-T 2.4 Manager and Controllers Installation

NSX-T 2.4 Manager and Controllers Installation Resources: NSX-T Data Center Installation Guide https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-NSX-T-Data-Center/2.4/installation/GUID-3E0C4CEC-D593-4395-84C4-150CD6285963.html You need to go through the NSX-T Data Center Installation guide. https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-NSX-T-Data-Center/2.4/installation/GUID-3E0C4CEC-D593-4395-84C4-150CD6285963.html The first thing to do while installing NSX-T 2.4 unified appliance is to download the appropriate OVF file from VMware portal. Next, verify the checksum and make sure the file … Continue reading NSX-T 2.4 Manager and Controllers Installation