Installing and Configuring NSX-T Data Center for Enterprise PKS
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This topic provides the workflow for installing and configuring NSX-T Data Center for use with VMware Enterprise PKS on vSphere.
To perform a new installation of NSX-T Data Center for VMware Enterprise PKS, complete the following steps in the order presented.
Install the NSX Manager Unified Appliance for Enterprise PKS using the OVA template file.
Note: Configure a VIP to provide high availability (HA) for the NSX-T Management Cluster.
Installing NSX Edge Nodes for Enterprise PKS using the OVA template file.
Note: You must install either a
largesize Edge Node VM, or the bare metal Edge Node for Enterprise PKS.
Note: If you are using NAT-mode, you must configure the T0 router in Active-Standby mode.
(Optional) Update the NSX-T Admin Password Interval.
Note: By default the NSX-T admin password expires in 90 days.
Note: To scale, provision an NSX-T load balancer in place of the NSX-T Management Cluster VIP.
(Reference) Verify NSX VM Deployment for Enterprise PKS .
Note: Refer to this topic to verify the installation of the NSX-T Manager and Edge Node VMs.
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