Cross-vCenter NSX – Part 2

Welcome back! In part one we prepared the management and control plane for cross-vCenter NSX. In this part we're going to deploy the data plane for the East-West traffic in a cross-vCenter NSX environment. Universal logical switch We start by deploying logical switching between our two fictional sites "DC-SE" and "DC-US". To accomplish this we … Continue reading Cross-vCenter NSX – Part 2

Cross-vCenter NSX – Part 1

One of those scenarios where the NSX platform really shines is in multi-site environments. Here NSX together with vSphere is the infrastructure that delivers on business requirements like workload mobility, resource pooling, and consistent security. Since NSX version 6.2 we can roll out NSX in a vSphere environment managed by more than one vCenter system. … Continue reading Cross-vCenter NSX – Part 1