Installing Enterprise PKS on vSphere with NSX-T Data Center

This topic lists the procedures to follow to install Enterprise Pivotal Container Service (Enterprise PKS) on vSphere with NSX-T Data Center.

Prepare to Install Enterprise PKS on vSphere with NSX-T

To prepare to install Enterprise PKS on vSphere with NSX-T, review the following topics:

Install NSX-T for Enterprise PKS

NSX-T v2.3

To install NSX-T v2.3 for Enterprise PKS, follow the procedures in the topics listed below:

  1. Deploying NSX-T v2.3.1 for Enterprise PKS
  2. Creating the Enterprise PKS Management Plane
  3. Creating the Enterprise PKS Compute Plane
  4. Deploying Ops Manager with NSX-T for Enterprise PKS
  5. Generating and Registering the NSX-T v2.3.1 Manager Certificate for Enterprise PKS
  6. Configuring BOSH Director with NSX-T for Enterprise PKS
  7. Generating and Registering the NSX Manager Superuser Principal Identity Certificate and Key for Enterprise PKS
  8. Creating NSX-T Objects for Enterprise PKS
  9. Installing Enterprise PKS on vSphere with NSX-T

NSX-T v2.4

To install NSX-T v2.4 for Enterprise PKS, follow the procedures in the topics listed below:

  1. Deploying NSX-T v2.4 for Enterprise PKS
  2. Installing NSX-T v2.4.1 for Enterprise PKS
  3. Creating the Enterprise PKS Management Plane
  4. Creating the Enterprise PKS Compute Plane
  5. Deploying Ops Manager with NSX-T for Enterprise PKS
  6. Generating and Registering the NSX-T v2.4.1 Manager Certificate for Enterprise PKS
  7. Configuring BOSH Director with NSX-T for Enterprise PKS
  8. Generating and Registering the NSX Manager Superuser Principal Identity Certificate and Key for Enterprise PKS
  9. Creating NSX-T Objects for Enterprise PKS
  10. Installing Enterprise PKS on vSphere with NSX-T

Post-Installation NSX-T Configurations

After you have installed Enterprise PKS on vSphere with NSX-T, review the following topics for additional NSX-T configuration options:

Install the Enterprise PKS and Kubernetes CLIs

The Enterprise PKS and Kubernetes CLIs help you interact with your Enterprise PKS-provisioned Kubernetes clusters and Kubernetes workloads.

To install the CLIs, follow the instructions below:

Install Harbor Registry

To install Harbor Registry for Enterprise PKS, see Integrating VMware Harbor with Enterprise PKS.


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