Deploy the application virtual networks.

1

Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

Create a Universal Logical Switch for workloads that move between sites.

a

Under Inventories, click Networking & Security.

b

In the Navigator, click Logical Switches.

c

Select 172.16.11.65 from the NSX Manager drop-down menu.

d

Click the Add icon to create a new Logical Switch.

e

In the New Logical Switch dialog box, enter the following settings and click OK.

Setting

Value

Name

Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN

Transport Zone

Mgmt Universal Transport Zone

Replication Mode

Hybrid


3

Create a Universal Logical Switch for workloads specific to Region A.

a

On the Logical Switches page, click the Add icon to create a new Logical Switch.

b

In the New Logical Switch dialog box, enter the following settings, and click OK.

Setting

Value

Name

Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN

Transport Zone

Mgmt Universal Transport Zone

Replication Mode

Hybrid


4

Connect Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN to the Universal Distributed Logical Router.

a

On the Logical Switches page, select the Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN Logical Switch.

b

Click the Connect Edge icon.

c

On the Connect an Edge page, select SFOMGMT-UDLR01 and click Next.

d

On the Edit NSX Edge Interface page, enter the following settings and click Next.

Setting

Value

Name

Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN

Type

Internal

Connected To

Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN

Connectivity Status

Connected

Primary IP Address

192.168.11.1

Subnet Prefix Length

24

e

On the Ready to complete page, click Finish

5

Connect Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN to the UDLR01 Universal Distributed Logical Router.

a

On the Logical Switches page, select the Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN Logical Switch.

b

Click the Connect Edge icon.

c

On the Connect an Edge page, select SFOMGMT-UDLR01 and click Next.

d

On the Edit NSX Edge Interface page, enter the following settings and click Next.

Setting

Value

Name

Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN

Type

Internal

Connected To

Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN

Connectivity Status

Connected

Primary IP Address

192.168.31.1

Subnet Prefix Length

24


e

On the Ready to complete page, click Finish.

6

Configure the MTU for the Logical Switches.

a

Double-click SFOMGMT-UDLR01.

b

Click the Manage tab and click Settings.

c

On the Settings page, click on Interfaces

d

Under Interfaces, select Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN, and click Edit.

e

On the Edit Logical Router Interface,configure MTU , and click OK.

Setting

Value

Mgmt-RegionA01-VXLAN

9000

Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN

9000