Using PowerNSX to clean up network objects

Using PowerNSX to clean up network objects

Using PowerNSX to clean up network objects

I have been testing and validating PowerNSX lately when making the some new cmdlets. These cmdlets have been related to Security Tags. I am a person who wants to ensure I work on a clean environment each time to make sure I get the results I expect and not have spurious results because of a … Continue reading “Using PowerNSX to clean up network objects”


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NSX Bytes: Host Preparation Errors Out or…

NSX Bytes: Host Preparation Errors Out or Doesn’t Complete…Spins In Progress

NSX Bytes: Host Preparation Errors Out or…

I’ve had this situation happen a couple of times in production where NSX Host Preparation Install or Upgrade seems to hang forever without timing out and spinning the In Progress message…most recently in one of the Zettagrid Labs where we run NSX-v in #NestedESXi environments we had the exact issue and I decided (with the help of @santinidaniel) to get The post NSX Bytes: Host Preparation Errors Out or Doesn’t Complete…Spins In Progress appeared first on VIRTUALIZATION IS LIFE! .


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NSX Bytes: NSX-v 6.2.2 Released

NSX Bytes: NSX-v 6.2.2 Released

NSX Bytes: NSX-v 6.2.2 Released

Last week VMware released version 6.2.2 of NSX-v. The 6.2.2 release is mainly aimed at patching a security hole in the glibc libraries as well as removing a constraint with the DHCP Pool setup allowing .local domains in the config and improving the user experience when configuring the Distributed Firewall. Once following the standard NSX Upgrade Process you will see NSX The post NSX Bytes: NSX-v 6.2.2 Released appeared first on VIRTUALIZATION IS LIFE! .


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Achieving Micro segmentation with Log Insight

Achieving Micro segmentation with Log Insight

Achieving Micro segmentation with Log Insight

The other week I presented at both Melbourne and Sydney VMware User Group conferences. This was a one day conference that consists of vendors, community, and partner presentation. The focus is on technical content for users by users. I submitted a presentation on Log Insight and NSX which was accepted. The fact is that most … Continue reading “Achieving Micro segmentation with Log Insight”


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Important KB updates for current NSX for…

Important KB updates for current NSX for vSphere users

Important KB updates for current NSX for…

Our NSX team would like all of our customers to know about important KB updates for current NSX for vSphere issues. Here’s what’s new and trending- Recommended minimum version for VMware NSX for vSphere with Guest Introspection Driver, ESXi and vCenter server (KB 2144295) NSX for vSphere 6.2.2​ NEW!See also the minimum recommended version table […] The post Important KB updates for current NSX for vSphere users appeared first on Support Insider.


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VMware NSX: Appliance Deployment

VMware NSX: Appliance Deployment

VMware NSX: Appliance Deployment

Hello, and welcome to what will probably be a series of posts about a topic that is way over my head. Hopefully this exercise will make me a bit better in what seems to be a weak point for me. Networking and Security. VMware NSX is the network virtualization platform for the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC). […]


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NSX Distributed Load Balancing – Getting…

NSX Distributed Load Balancing – Getting Started Guide

NSX Distributed Load Balancing – Getting…

This Getting Started Guide : Offers a presentation of DLB Explain how to enable DLB + configure DLB VIP Give an example on how to demo DLB Offers a video of DLB List known limitation on the current DLB preview ]]>


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NSX Dual Active/Active Datacenters BCDR

NSX Dual Active/Active Datacenters BCDR

NSX Dual Active/Active Datacenters BCDR

TweetOverview The modern data center design requires better redundancy and demands the ability to have Business Continuity (BC) and Disaster Recovery (DR) in case of catastrophic failure in our datacenter. Planning a new data center with BCDR requires meeting certain … Read more ›


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NSX Cluster Sizing – why you need 4 ESXi Hosts

NSX Cluster Sizing – why you need 4 ESXi Hosts

NSX Cluster Sizing – why you need 4 ESXi Hosts

While this article is talking about ESXi Clusters for NSX edge’s it is very applicable to the The Federation Enterprise Hybrid Cloud 3.1 which contains what is called an NEI Pod. I work on FE…Read More


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New to VMware NSX? Register for the…

New to VMware NSX? Register for the #NSXTechIntro webcast on 2/17 at 10am PT:

New to VMware NSX? Register for the…

Join this web presentation to learn how VMware NSX can transform your data center operational model and economics. Attend this webcast to discover the business benefits of network virtualization including: Enabling security in the software-defined data center Increasing speed and agility of service delivery Dramatically reduce opex & capex


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