NSX-T Installation Series: Step 0 – High Level Design

Reading Time: 3 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… Before any product deployment, it is common practice to document an architecture design and most enterprises follow some sort of framework e.g. TOGAF that helps organize concepts, knowledge, understanding. Therefore, I thought it would be ideal to compose “Step 0” of this

NSX-T Management Cluster Deployment: Part 1

Reading Time: 2 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… As discussed in one of my previous blog NSX-T Architecture (Revamped): Part 1, the release of NSX-T v2.4 brought simplicity, flexibility and scalability for the management plane. If you are not familiar with the architecture of the NSX-T, I would highly recommend

NSX-T Management Cluster Deployment: Part 2

Reading Time: 4 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… As the title alludes, “NSX-T Management Cluster Deployment” is yet another topic split in two parts for easier understanding and context: NSX-T Management Cluster Deployment: Part 1 – discusses the general requirements which are common across the deployment options discussed in Part

NSX-T Architecture (Revamped): Part 2

Reading Time: 3 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… NSX-T v2.4 and later VMware introduced an architectural change that simplified the overall management, installation and upgrades; brought high availability, scalability along with flexible deployment options. I opted to split the new architecture into two parts, for easier understanding: NSX-T Architecture (Revamped):

NSX-T Architecture (Revamped): Part 1

Reading Time: 5 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… It’s been a while since I talked about the NSX-T architecture in my previous blog here, which unfortunately is now only applicable to NSX-T v2.3 and earlier. Fortunately, with NSX-T v2.4 and later, VMware introduced an architectural change that simplified the overall

NSX-T Architecture: Part 2

Reading Time: 2 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… ** [NOTE] – This blog is only applicable to NSX-T v2.3 and earlier. Please see the NSX-T Architecture (Revamped): Part 2 for NSX-T v2.4 and later that talks about the new architecture introduced by VMware ** This blog post is the Part

NSX-T Architecture: Part 1

Reading Time: 5 minutes Knowledge increases by sharing it… ** [NOTE] – This blog is only applicable to NSX-T v2.3 and earlier.Please see the NSX-T Architecture (Revamped): Part 1 for NSX-T v2.4 and later that talks about the new architecture introduced by VMware. ** Every few years we see a systemic