Enable SSH for ESXi 6.0, VCSA 6.0 and NSX-v 6.2

To enable SSH for ESXi 6.0: Login to vCenter Server as a user with administrative privileges  (e.g. administrator@vsphere.local) Go to Hosts and Clusters and select the ESXi host. Go to Manage > Settings > Security Profile > Services. Click Edit and select SSH daemon. Click Start to enable SSH service and status changes to Running. For […]

Future of NSX – A Must Watch

Yesterday, I watched the following VMworld 2015 session which talked about the future of NSX along with a live demo showing why NSX is inevitable for our virtual environments. VMworld 2015: NET6639 – Next Horizon for Cloud Networking and Security In this session Guido Appenzeller presents a tech-preview of NSX working with Docker Containers and […]

NSX Security and Hardening Guide

VMware released NSX security and hardening; it can be found at the following link: https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-28142 A related document covering fundamentals of “Securing NSX for vSphere” is posted at the link: https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-27674