How to Configure centralized logging for the NSX Manager 6.x.x, NSX Controllers and NSX Edge devices

In my previous article discussed about VMware NSX Manager 6.x.x Backup and Restore and in this article I am going to discuss how to Configure centralized logging for the NSX Manager 6.x.x, NSX Controllers and NSX Edge devices. In the production environment it is always recommenced Continue reading How to Configure centralized logging for the NSX Manager 6.x.x, NSX Controllers and NSX Edge devices

VMware NSX Manager 6.x.x Backup and Restore

In this post i am going to discuss how to configure Backup for NSX Manager 6.x.x, Schedule backup for NSX Manager 6.x.x, How to take On-demand Backup for NSX Manager 6.x.x and Restore NSX Manager configuration from a backup. We can back Continue reading VMware NSX Manager 6.x.x Backup and Restore

VMware Released NSX for vSphere 6.2.3

VMware released NSX for vSphere 6.2.3 last month with many Changes and also includes a number of bug fixes in the previous version of NSX.   Here are Changes introduced in NSX vSphere 6.2.3:- Logical Switching and Routing NSX Hardware Layer 2 Gateway Integration: Continue reading VMware Released NSX for vSphere 6.2.3

vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying VCSA 6.0 – Part 3

This is Part 3 of vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying vCenter 6. In vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying vCenter 6 – Part 1. We have discussed vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0, vCenter Deployment Modes and how to install Windows-based Continue reading vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying VCSA 6.0 – Part 3

vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying VCSA 6.0 – Part 2

In my last blog vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying vCenter 6 – Part 1  We have discussed about Architectural changes in vSphere 6.0. Also we have discussed vCenter Deployment Modes (vCenter Server with an Embedded Platform Services Controller and vCenter Server with an Continue reading vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying VCSA 6.0 – Part 2

vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying vCenter 6 – Part 1

Here in this post will discuss about the vCenter Server architecture changes from vSphere 5.5 to vSphere 6. Will also discuss different use cases and Deploying vCenter Server 6 with Installable Windows-based and Deploying vCenter Server 6 with VCSA. Firstly let me brief about VMware Continue reading vCenter Architecture Changes in vSphere 6.0 and Deploying vCenter 6 – Part 1

NSX Troubleshooting – VMs out of Network on VNI 5XXX

Currently i am working for customer running Network Virtualization (NSX) in their SDDC environment. Few weeks ago faced issues that multiple VMs out of Network in one of the compute cluster. So wanted to share and hope this will be useful for so many folks Continue reading NSX Troubleshooting – VMs out of Network on VNI 5XXX

NSX 6.2 has been released last week with so many Enhancements and new cool features

New surprise came last week with NSX 6.2 release. Expectation was that NSX 6.2 will be released in the next week VMWORLD 2015 US. But VMware has released much awaited NSX 6.2 a week before VMWORLD 2015 US. NSX vSphere 6.2 includes Continue reading NSX 6.2 has been released last week with so many Enhancements and new cool features

Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 8

Let’s back into NSX mode again 🙂 In my last blog Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 7 discussed about Network Address Translation (NAT) and Load Balancing with NSX Edge Gateway. Here in Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 8 will discuss about High Availability of the NSX Continue reading Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 8

Backing up and Restoring the vCenter Server 6.0 with vSphere Data Protection 6 – Part 1

Few days ago wrote blog about how to Back up and Restore the vCenter Server 6.0 embedded vPostgres database. I am extending same topic and will discuss here how to Back Up and Restore vCenter Server using  vSphere Data Protection. One of the Continue reading Backing up and Restoring the vCenter Server 6.0 with vSphere Data Protection 6 – Part 1

Geo-Location Based Traffic Management with F5 BIG-IP for VMware Products (PoC)

Great Blog written By Spas Kaloferov, Solutions Architect member of Professional Services Engineering (PSE) for the Software-Defined Datacenter (SDDC) – a part of the Global Technical & Professional Solutions (GTPS) team. Excellent one, Must read. Please click below link to read Continue reading Geo-Location Based Traffic Management with F5 BIG-IP for VMware Products (PoC)

Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 7

In my last blog Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 6 we have discussed about Static and Dynamic routing. Here In the Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 7 will be discus about Network Address Translation (NAT) and Load Balancing with NSX Edge Continue reading Network Virtualization with VMware NSX – Part 7

Backing up and Restoring the vCenter Server 6.0 embedded vPostgres database

Currently i am working to design VMware Infrastructure on vSphere 6.0 for one of the customer. This is small infra with 5-6 hosts and expected growth is 10-20% in next 3-4 years. So as per requirement decided that vCenter management server will be Continue reading Backing up and Restoring the vCenter Server 6.0 embedded vPostgres database