Monthly Archives: December 2017

NSX-T 2.1 GA Installation using ovftool

Update on 23 Dec 2017 NSX-T 2.1 was GA. I thought since Im going to re-do the whole process, I might as well take new screenshots as well. You might be wondering why would I want to use ovftool to install NSX-T appliances. This is because my management host is not being managed by a vCenter… Read More »

NSX-T 2.1 Installation using ovftool (GA ver)

Update on 23 Dec 2017 NSX-T 2.1 was GA. I was using a pre-GA version before. Since Im going to reinstall using the GA version, I thought might as well I take the screenshots again. You might be wondering why would I want to use ovftool to install NSX-T appliances. This is because my management… Read More »

NSX Test App Container Based

In my last post, I share the NSX Test App. Nowadays, we talks about containers, dockers and kubernetes. So I was thinking, why not create this NSX Test App as a container as well. This could save people time from downloading the NSX Test App PHP script as well as setting up the apache and… Read More »

NSX Test App

A few of you have watched my youtube videos such as VIC, SRM with NSX and requested for the NSX Test App that I used for my demos. Alright, I thought why not share to the community the simple PHP Web application that I wrote. I also written a Lucky Draw App for my demo… Read More »

NSX-T 2.1 Installation using ovftool

You might be wondering why would I want to use ovftool to install NSX-T appliances. This is because my management host is not being managed by a vCenter and it failed when using the vSphere Client. You can see from the screenshot above, I only have hosts for the EdgeComp Cluster. As I do not… Read More »

NSX-T 2.1 for PKS and PCF 2.0 Lab

From VMware PKS architecture, slide from VMworld 2017 US, you can see there is NSX to provide the network & security services for BOSH. To be more precise, this is going to be NSX-T. In the following few posts, I will cover setting up the vSphere Lab and prepare the hosts for NSX-T, and be ready… Read More »

My First KUBO Deployment – PKS

Pivotal Container Service (PKS) was announced in VMworld 2017 US. Its not GA yet but through the VMworld CNA sessions, I learnt that its going to use BOSH to spin up Kubernetes cluster, thus the name KUBO – Kubernetes on BOSH. Through my googling, I saw my fellow colleague Simon from Ireland had the same… Read More »

Category: PKS