vLinks – NSX

This page is my repository of web links and KB articles that I have accessed or referenced for many purposes e.g. studying VCP, resolving an issue or understanding a particular element, etc.; I have put out these for quick reference and this will continue to grow:

 

VMware NSX (6.0, 6.1, 6.2)

# Description URL Comment
1 Blog: buildvirtual.net http://buildvirtual.net/vcp-nv-deploying-nsx-manager/
2 Blog: routetocloud.com http://www.routetocloud.com/2014/10/nsx-load-balancing/
3 Blog: routetocloud.com http://www.routetocloud.com/nsx-resources/
4 Blog: elasticsky.co.uk http://www.elasticsky.co.uk/vcp-nv/
5 Blog: darrylcauldwell.com http://darrylcauldwell.com/vmware-vcp-nv-nsx-study-resources/
6 Blog: richdowling.wordpress.com https://richdowling.wordpress.com/vcp-nv/
7 Blog: vdcx133.com
NSX Links
http://vcdx133.com/2014/10/05/nsx-link-o-rama/
8 Blog: wahlnetwork.com http://wahlnetwork.com/2015/02/02/vsphere-6-web-client/
9 Blog: vmware.com http://blogs.vmware.com/networkvirtualization/2013/11/network-security-nsx.html
10 Blog: vmware.com http://blogs.vmware.com/vsphere/2013/01/useful-vxlan-commands-in-esxcli-5-1.html VXLAN commands for esxi host
11 Blog: lostdomain.org http://lostdomain.org/tag/vcix-nv/ VCIX-NV
12 Blog: routetocloud.com http://www.routetocloud.com/2014/09/new-version-of-free-nsx-hol-labs/ List of NSX HOL labs
13 Blog: routetocloud.com http://www.routetocloud.com/certifications/vcix-nv/ VCIX-NV (home lab details)
14 Blog: blog.snsltd.co.uk http://blog.snsltd.co.uk/an-introduction-to-vmware-nsx-software-defined-networking-technology/
15  Blog: blog.bertello.org http://blog.bertello.org/2015/02/17/nsx-for-newbies-part-9-l2vpn-and-stretched-vlanvxlan-networks/ Layer 2 VPN
16 Blog: routetocloud.com http://www.routetocloud.com/2014/12/nsx-v-troubleshooting-connectivity-in-l2-segment/ NSX Troubleshooting CLI commands
17 Blog: cisqueros.blogspot.ca http://cisqueros.blogspot.ca/2014_12_01_archive.html How VXLAN works?
18 Blog: vmware.com http://blogs.vmware.com/vsphere/2013/05/vxlan-series-multicast-basics-part-2.html
19 Blog: vinfrastructure.it http://vinfrastructure.it/2015/03/vcix-nv-study-guides/
20  Blog:danielhertzberb https://danielhertzberg.wordpress.com/2014/12/07/nsx-troubleshooting-commands/
21  Logical Switching missing in NSX GUI http://www.m80arm.co.uk/2014/07/missing-logical-switch-in-nsx-gui.html
22 http://kaloferov.com/blog/nsx-vxlan-enable-agent-fails-on-esxi-hosts-with-error-cannot-complete-the-operation/
23 http://dailyhypervisor.com/vmware-nsx-for-vsphere-6-1-step-by-step-installation/
24 http://www.vmwarearena.com/2015/01/vmware-nsx-installation-part-7-verify-nsx-vibs-installation-from-esxi-hosts.html
25 Remove NSX network & security plug-in from vCenter http://www.vmwarearena.com/2015/02/how-to-remove-nsx-network-security-extension-from-vsphere-web-client.html
26 http://www.cisco.com/c/en/us/td/docs/switches/datacenter/nexus5000/sw/layer2/513_n1_1/b_Cisco_n5k_layer2_config_gd_rel_513_N1_1/b_Cisco_n5k_layer2_config_gd_rel_513_N1_1_chapter_0100.html used to create VLAN and then feature interface-vlan;
27 Created firewall rules that blocked vCenter http://www.routetocloud.com/2014/05/create-firewall-rules-that-blocked-your-own-vc/
28 Troubleshooting links http://www.routetocloud.com/troubleshooting-links/
29 Remove the firewall rules from the vCenter Server virtual machine http://networkinferno.net/category/series/vmware-nsx
30 Remove the firewall rules from the vCenter Server virtual machine http://vpierre.it/vcenter-server-access-gets-blocked-after-creating-a-deny-all-rule-in-nsx-distributed-firewall-dfw-2079620/
31 How to unload policy from a particular ESXi hosts interface http://blog.vcumulus.co.uk/#sthash.zkAKCrud.dpbs
32 What is NSX-v ? http://networkinferno.net/nsx-compendium
33 VXLAN deep-dive http://www.definethecloud.net/vxlan-deep-dive/
34 What’s new in NSX 6.1? http://wahlnetwork.com/2014/08/25/nsx-6-1/
35 Troubleshooting L2 segment http://www.routetocloud.com/2014/12/nsx-v-troubleshooting-connectivity-in-l2-segment/
36 Useful VXLAN commands in ESXCLI 5.1 http://blogs.vmware.com/vsphere/2013/01/useful-vxlan-commands-in-esxcli-5-1.html
37  New NSX for vSphere Troubleshooting Guides  https://blogs.vmware.com/kb/2015/08/new-nsx-for-vsphere-troubleshooting-guides.html  NSX-v for vSphere 6 troubleshooting
38 Network Virtualization with VMware NSX Part 1 to 8 http://virtualcloudsolutions.info/network-virtualization-with-vmware-nsx-part1/
39 NSX 6.2 Release Notes https://www.vmware.com/support/nsx/doc/releasenotes_nsx_vsphere_620.html#sf40112734
40 NSX-v Troubleshooting http://www.yet.org/2014/09/nsxv-troubleshooting/
41 NSX-v Host Preparation http://www.routetocloud.com/2015/01/nsx-v-host-preparation/
42 NSX Compendium http://networkinferno.net/nsx-compendium
43 VCIX-NV Study Guide http://www.virtually-limitless.com/vcix-nv-study-guide/
44 Arista: Network Virtualization https://www.arista.com/en/solutions/network-virtualization
45 VMware NSX for vSphere Network Virtualization Design Guide ver 2.1 https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-27683
46 VMware NSX-v Brownfield Design and Deployment Guide – ver 1.1 https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-29556
47 Reference Design: Deploying NSX with Cisco UCS and Nexus 9000 Infrastructure https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-29373
48 NSX+Cisco Nexus 7000/UCS Design Guide https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-26896
49 NSX-v Troubleshooting http://vcdx133.com/2015/05/14/nsx-v-troubleshooting-deep-dive/
50 Deploy and Configure VMware NSX in 23 minutes  https://www.vmguru.com/2016/05/deploy-and-configure-vmware-nsx-in-23-minutes/
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