Arrow Electronics, Inc.

VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.2]


Czas trwania: 40 Hours (5 days)

Cena netto: zł9 900,00

Cel szkolenia

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
- Describe and apply a design framework
- Apply a design process for gathering requirements, constraints, assumptions, and risks
- Design a VMware vSphere® virtual data center to support NSX-T Data Center requirements
- Create a VMware NSX® Manager™ cluster design
- Create a VMware NSX® Edge™ cluster design to support traffic and service requirements in   NSX-T Data Center
- Design logical switching and routing
- Recognize NSX-T Data Center security best practices
- Design logical network services
- Design a physical network to support network virtualization in a software-defined data center
- Create a design to support the NSX-T Data Center infrastructure across multiple sites
- Describe the factors that drive performance in NSX-T Data Center


Network and security architects and consultants who design the enterprise and data center networks and VMware NSX® environments

Wymagania wstępne

Before taking this course, you must complete the following course:
- VMware NSX-T Data Center: Install, Configure, Manage [V3.2]
You should also have the understanding or knowledge of these technologies:
- Good understanding of TCP/IP services and protocols
- Knowledge and working experience of computer networking and security, including:
Switching and routing technologies (L2-L3)
Network and application delivery services (L4-L7)
Firewalling (L4-L7)

Program szkolenia

  • Course Introduction
    - Introduction and course logistics
    - Course objectives

  • Design Concepts
    - Identify design terms
    - Describe framework and project methodology
    - Describe VMware Validated Design™
    - Identify customers’ requirements, assumptions, constraints, and risks
    - Explain the conceptual design
    - Explain the logical design
    - Explain the physical desig

  • NSX Architecture and Components
    - Recognize the main elements in the NSX-T Data Center architecture
    - Describe the NSX management cluster and the management plane
    - Identify the functions and components of management, control, and data planes
    - Describe the NSX Manager sizing options
    - Recognize the justification and implication of NSX manager cluster design decisions
    - Identify the NSX management cluster design option

  • NSX Edge Design
    - Explain the leading practices for edge design
    - Describe the NSX Edge VM reference designs
    - Describe the bare-metal NSX Edge reference designs
    - Explain the leading practices for edge cluster design
    - Explain the effect of stateful services placement
    - Explain the growth patterns for edge clusters
    - Identify design considerations when using L2 bridging services

  • NSX Logical Switching Design
    - Describe concepts and terminology in logical switching
    - Identify segment and transport zone design considerations
    - Identify virtual switch design considerations
    - Identify uplink profile, VMware vSphere® Network I/O Control profile, and transport node profile design considerations
    - Identify Geneve tunneling design considerations
    - Identify BUM replication mode design consideration

  • NSX Logical Routing Design
    - Explain the function and features of logical routing
    - Describe NSX-T Data Center single-tier and multitier routing architectures
    - Identify guidelines when selecting a routing topology
    - Describe the BGP and OSPF routing protocol configuration options
    - Explain gateway high availability modes of operation and failure detection mechanisms
    - Identify how multitier architectures provide control over stateful service location
    - Identify VRF Lite requirements and considerations
    - Identify the typical NSX scalable architecture

  • NSX Security Design
    - Identify different security features available in NSX
    [1]T Data Center
    - Describe the advantages of an NSX Distributed Firewall
    - Describe the use of NSX Gateway Firewall as a perimeter firewall and as an intertenant firewall
    - Determine a security policy methodology
    - Recognize the NSX-T Data Center security best practices

  • NSX Network Services
    - Identify the stateful services available in different edge cluster high availability modes
    - Describe failover detection mechanisms
    - Explain the design considerations for integrating VMware NSX® Advanced Load Balancer™ with NSX-T Data Center
    - Describe stateful and stateless NSX-T Data Center NAT
    - Identify benefits of NSX-T Data Center DHCP
    - Identify benefits of metadata proxy
    - Describe IPSec VPN and L2 VP

  • Physical Infrastructure Design
    - Identify the components of a switch fabric design
    - Assess Layer 2 and Layer 3 switch fabric design implications
    - Review guidelines when designing top-of-rack switches
    - Review options for connecting transport hosts to the switch fabric
    - Describe typical designs for VMware ESXi™ compute hypervisors with two pNICs
    - Describe typical designs for ESXi compute hypervisors with four or more pNICs
    - Describe a typical design for a KVM compute hypervisor with two pNICs
    - Differentiate dedicated and collapsed cluster approaches to SDDC design 10 NSX Multilocation Design
    - Explain scale considerations in an NSX-T Data Center multisite design
    - Describe the main components of the NSX Federation architecture
    - Describe the stretched networking capability in Federation
    - Describe stretched security use cases in Federation
    - Compare Federation disaster recovery designs 11 NSX Optimization
    - Describe Geneve Offload
    - Describe the benefits of Receive Side Scaling and Geneve Rx Filters
    - Explain the benefits of SSL Offload
    - Describe the effect of Multi-TEP, MTU size, and NIC speed on throughput
    - Explain the available N-VDS enhanced datapath modes and use cases
    - List the key performance factors for compute nodes and NSX Edge node

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