NSX-T 3.1 – Federation Global Manager Redundancy

A quick post to set up and configure Redundancy for NSX-T Federation Global Managers across two locations. My Primary Global Manager (GM) has been deployed and configured it as Active – I have only deployed a single GM appliance at each location, in a production deployment it is highly recommended to deploy a 3 nodeContinue reading “NSX-T 3.1 – Federation Global Manager Redundancy”

NSX-T 3.0 URL Analysis

VMware recently introduced URL Analysis capabilities on the NSX L7 Edge Firewall. “The Layer 7 Edge Firewall is now further enhanced in NSX-T 3.0 with the implementation of URL Analysis for URL Classification and Reputation. The Edge Firewall detects access from outside the datacenter for granular detection and categorization of in-bound and outbound URLs.” URL analysis allows administrators to gain insight into the type of websitesContinue reading “NSX-T 3.0 URL Analysis”

Upgrading NSX-T Federation environment to NSX-T 3.0.1

VMware recently announced the availability of NSX-T 3.0.1 on 23 June 2020. This post shows the steps I followed to upgrade my lab environment from my NSX-T 3.0 to NSX-T 3.0.1. NSX-T Data Center 3.0.1 is a maintenance release which includes new features and bug fixes – I am upgrading my lab to stay onContinue reading “Upgrading NSX-T Federation environment to NSX-T 3.0.1”