Category Archives: NSX

vCloud Director 9.5 Cross-VDC Networking Video Walkthrough and Discussion

Over the past few weeks, Wissam Mahmassani, Abhinav Mishra, and I have created a few walkthrough videos on setting up Cross-VDC networking inside of vCloud Director 9.5.   Unfamiliar with Cross-VDC networking in vCD? Check out this series of blog posts that review the capabilities and design considerations: Intro and Use Cases Getting Started with Cross-VDC

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VMware vCloud Director 9.5 – Cross-VDC Networking Blog Series – Design Considerations and Conclusion

Design Considerations Let’s discuss some of the design considerations for Cross-VDC Networking inside of vCD. It is important to note that although Native NSX supports up to 16 sites (or 16 vCenters), vCD 9.5 as of today supports up to four (4) sites only. Below are applicable considerations pulled from the NSX Cross VC Design

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VMware vCloud Director 9.5 – Cross-VDC Networking Blog Series – High-Level Provider Design

In this blog series, we will be covering several aspects of Cross-VDC Networking inside of VMware vCloud Director 9.5. This was created by Daniel Paluszek, Abhinav Mishra, and Wissam Mahmassani. This blog covers the following: Overview of the High-Level Design Failure Scenarios Overview The goal of this high-level design is to provide optimal availability of

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vCloud Director 9.x Advanced Load Balancing with F5 Big-IP

vCloud Director exposes NSX load balancing services through the edge gateways, which enables tenant users to deploy their own load balancer instances. However, this makes sense only for the local site. In this blog post, we will show you how by integrating F5 Big-IP with vCloud Director, you can have an abstract multi-site load balancer, which

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VMware vCloud Director 9.5 – Cross-VDC Networking Blog Series – Getting Started with Cross-VDC

In this blog series, we will be covering several aspects of Cross-VDC Networking inside of VMware vCloud Director 9.5. This was created by Daniel Paluszek, Abhinav Mishra, and Wissam Mahmassani. In this post, we will be reviewing the necessary steps to support Cross-VDC Networking inside of VMware vCloud Director 9.5. These are fairly straightforward since

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VMware vCloud Director 9.5 – Cross-VDC Networking Blog Series – Intro and Use Cases

In this blog series, we will be covering several aspects of Cross-VDC Networking inside of VMware vCloud Director 9.5. This was created by Daniel Paluszek, Abhinav Mishra, and Wissam Mahmassani. With the release of VMware vCloud Director 9.5, which is packed with a lot of great new features, one of the significant additions is the

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VMware vCloud Director 9.5 – Cross-VDC Networking Blog Series – Intro and Use Cases

In this blog series, we will be covering several aspects of Cross-VDC Networking inside of VMware vCloud Director 9.5. This was created by Daniel Paluszek, Abhinav Mishra, and Wissam Mahmassani. With the release of VMware vCloud Director 9.5, which is packed with a lot of great new features, one of the significant additions is the

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Introducing VMware Cloud Provider Pod: Custom Designs. 1-Click Deployments. Seamless Operations.

Today, VMware is thrilled to announce a new product that will revolutionize the deployment of Cloud Provider environments through the first flexible, validated VMware cloud stack with 1-click deployment: VMware Cloud Provider Pod   Cloud Provider environments are complex to deploy thanks to interoperability, scalability, reliability and performance issues that constantly plague cloud admins and

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Autoscaling with vCloud Director 9.x

Software systems nowadays need to handle constantly changing load levels while being cost-effective. Peek load has always being a challenge, requiring a lot of spare capacity, and in recent years elasticity has proven itself as the best option. Dynamically adjusting resources up or down to fit the current demand for the system is de facto

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Breakthrough Visibility

VMware Skyline™ is radically transforming customer support By: Dale Ferrario Customers like you that run business-critical operations on VMware environments need an infrastructure that’s always-on and optimized for peak performance. You expect fast, environment-specific remediation recommendations, and proactive analytics that identify problems before they occur. We’re addressing these needs with VMware Skyline™: an innovative support […]

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