VMware Cloud on AWS

By | July 31, 2018

VMware Cloud on AWS is a hybrid cloud service that runs the VMware software-defined data center (SDDC) stack in the AWS public cloud. This partnership between VMware and AWS — the leading server virtualization and public cloud providers, respectively — enables the combination of a wide variety VMware tools and interfaces with the flexibility and power of… Read More »

Configure and Manage Logical Load Balancing

By | July 10, 2018

In this post, we will cover following topics of Objective 3.1 of VCAP6-NV Deploy Exam Objective 3.1 – Configure and Manage Logical Load Balancing Configure the appropriate Load Balancer model for a given application topology Configure SSL off-loading Configure a service monitor to define health check parameters for a specific type of network traffic Optimise… Read More »

Configure and Manage Routing

By | July 7, 2018

In this post, we will cover following topics of Objective 2.3 of VCAP6-NV Deploy Exam Objective 2.3 – Configure and Manage Routing Deploy the appropriate NSX Edge (ESG/DLR) device according to a deployment plan Configure centralised and distributed routing Configure default gateway parameters Configure static routes Select and configure appropriate dynamic routing protocol according to a deployment… Read More »

Configure and Manage Layer 2 Bridging

By | July 4, 2018

In this post, we will cover following topics of Objective 2.2 of VCAP6-NV Deploy Exam Objective 2.2 – Configure and Manage Layer 2 Bridging Add Layer 2 Bridging Connect Layer 2 Bridging to the appropriate virtual port group Add Layer 2 Bridging A Layer 2 (L2) Bridge allows connectivity between a logical switch (VXLAN based) and… Read More »

Create and Manage Logical Switches

By | July 4, 2018

In this post, we will cover following topics of Objective 2.1 of VCAP6-NV Deploy Exam Objective 2.1 – Create and Manage Logical Switches Create/Delete Logical Switches Assign and configure IP addresses Connect a Logical Switch to an NSX Edge Deploy services on a Logical Switch Connect/Disconnect virtual machines to/from a Logical Switch Test Logical Switch… Read More »

Configure and Manage Transport Zones

By | July 3, 2018

In this post, we will cover following topics of Objective 1.3 of VCAP6-NV Deploy Exam Objective 1.3 – Configure and Manage Transport Zones Create Transport Zones according to a deployment plan Configure the control plane mode for a Transport Zone Add clusters to Transport Zones Remove clusters from Transport Zones Create Transport Zones according to… Read More »

Prepare Host Clusters for Network Virtualization

By | July 3, 2018

In this post, I will cover following topics of Objective 1.2 of VCAP6-NV Deploy exam: Objective 1.2 – Prepare Host Clusters for Network Virtualization Prepare vSphere Distributed Switching for NSX Prepare a cluster for NSX Add/Remove Hosts from Cluster Configure the appropriate teaming policy for a given implementation Configure VXLAN Transport parameters according to a deployment plan… Read More »

vSphere 6.7 – ESXCLI Commands

By | June 29, 2018

VMware vSphere 6.7 has been announced by VMware recently and there are many enhancement and new features are available with this release. With this release vSphere CLI  also having enhancements and i was trying to under stand  what all new enhancement in my  6.7 Lab , ven though i tried with my lab i got reference from… Read More »

Deploy VMware NSX Infrastructure Components

By | June 26, 2018

In this post, I will cover following topics of Objective 1.1 of VCAP-NV Deploy exam: Objective 1.1 – Deploy VMware NSX Infrastructure Components Deploy the NSX Manager virtual appliance Integrate the NSX Manager with vCenter Server Configure Single Sign On Specify a Syslog Server Implement and Configure NSX Controllers Exclude virtual machines from firewall protection… Read More »

VCAP6-NV (3V0-643) – Study Guide

By | June 26, 2018

This page is dedicated to my study toward the VCAP6-NV (3V0-643).  I want to illustrate each objective mainly for my own study and reference but hopefully it might help someone else out there studying. The below lists content from VMware and the exam objectives that my blog covers. Exam Objectives Section 1 – Prepare VMware NSX… Read More »