Enabling Tanzu in vSphere 7.0 U3

It has been far too long since my last blog post. I started a new role at World Wide Technology (WWT) back in February and hit the ground running working with my new colleagues and supporting my customers. As most of you know with a new job comes enablement and onboarding and many other things. … Continue reading Enabling Tanzu in vSphere 7.0 U3

Upgrade to vCenter 7.0 and Decommission External PSC

Finally back to writing some VMware blog articles after a brief hiatus here. Took a long break during the holiday season and then I had a life changing event when I switched jobs. Needless to say but I had a lot going on. Onward and upward 2021! For my first blog post of 2021, I … Continue reading Upgrade to vCenter 7.0 and Decommission External PSC

How to Configure DNS in NSX-T

In this article I'm going to talk about and demonstrate how to configure and manage DNS in a VMware NSX-T 3.0 environment. The information I am going to cover here can also be referenced in the NSX-T Data Center Administration Guide. It is available both online and can be downloaded to PDF. It is a … Continue reading How to Configure DNS in NSX-T

How to Configure DHCP in NSX-T

In this article I'm going to talk about and demonstrate how to configure and manage DHCP in a VMware NSX-T 3.0 lab environment. The information I am going to cover here can also be referenced in the NSX-T Data Center Administration Guide. It is available both online and can be downloaded to PDF. It is … Continue reading How to Configure DHCP in NSX-T

Upgrading to vCenter 7.0 via CLI

Upgrading to vCenter Server 7.0

Upgrading to NSX-T 3.0

Long overdue blog article! Looking to upgrade to NSX-T 3.0? I got ya right here!

Upgrade vCenter 6.5 to vCenter 7.0 with GUI

There are some organizations out there that didn't make the jump to vSphere 6.7 and are running vSphere 6.5. This blog article is intended for that specific audience. There are going to be a lot of great articles out there for upgrading 6.7 to 7.0 so keep an eye out for those. I felt the … Continue reading Upgrade vCenter 6.5 to vCenter 7.0 with GUI

NSX-T Two-Tier Routing

In my previous blog article I covered single-tier routing in NSX-T whereby a single T0 gateway was deployed and provided network connectivity for my virtual workloads. This T0 gateway provided both N-S and E-W traffic flows. In this article I am going to cover Two-Tier (multi-tier) routing; this topology creates a logical separation between provider … Continue reading NSX-T Two-Tier Routing

NSX-T Single-Tier Routing

In this blog article I am going to cover how to configure NSX-T routing. In my previous NSX-T blog articles, up to this point, I have covered installing/configuring various components of NSX-T including the NSX-T Manager, host transport nodes, transport zones (Overlay and VLAN), edge nodes and so on. The only difference between those blogs … Continue reading NSX-T Single-Tier Routing

Installing NSX-T 2.4 (Part 2)

In Part 1 of my NSX-T 2.4 installation series, we covered the basis of the deployment for the NSX-T data center for vSphere. This included deploying the NSX Manager virtual appliance, deployed/configured the cluster nodes and lastly added a Compute Manager (vCenter Server). You might be asking, why not just deploy NSX-T 2.5 right? I … Continue reading Installing NSX-T 2.4 (Part 2)