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Configuring NSX Edge to DLR OSPF

As part of study for VCIX-NV I’ve given myself task of exploring in my new home lab all parts of NSX which I’m still not fully comfortable. One of these things is OSPF, to investigate this I came up with a test scenario and then worked through the steps to achieve a solution to meet the scenario design.

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NSX Load Balancer As A Service LBaaS

As part of study for VCIX-NV I’ve given myself task of exploring in my homelab all parts of NSX which I don’t use at work. One of these things is NSX Load Balancer as a Service (LBaaS), to investigate this I came up with a test scenario and then worked through the steps to achieve a solution to meet the design.

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NSX Backup and Restore

As part of study for VCIX-NV I’ve given myself task of exploring in my new home lab all parts of NSX which I don’t use at work. One of these things is NSX Backup and Restore, its not that we don’t use these function but that its relatively high impacting if it goes wrong. To investigate this I came up with a list of networking configuration to test backup and restore of and the steps to I followed to perform each backup and restore type.

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NSX Activity Monitoring

As part of study for VCIX-NV I’ve given myself task of exploring all parts of NSX which I don’t use at work. One of these things is NSX Activity Monitoring,  to investigate this I came up with a test scenario and then worked through the steps to achieve a solution to meet the scenario design.

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Create VMware Virtual Machine Templates

When creating virtual machine templates I’d like to do this consistently as such I’ll try and keep this post up to date with the settings I am including.

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