VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.4]

This page has links to all the resources mentioned in the VMware NSX: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.4] course.

Module 1: Course Introduction


NSX Administration Guide: HTML | PDF
NSX Installation Guide: HTML | PDF
NSX Upgrade Guide: HTML | PDF
Cross-vCenter NSX Installation Guide: HTML | PDF
NSX for vSphere API Guide: PDF
NSX Command Line Interface Reference: PDF
NSX Troubleshooting Guide: HTML | PDF
NSX for vSphere 6.3.1 Release Notes
NSX for vSphere 6.4.0 Release Notes
VMware Knowledge Base article 2131154 – Trending support issues in VMware NSX for vSphere 6.x (2131154): https://kb.vmware.com/kb/2131154
Reference Architecture: NSX Design Guide: https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-27683
Cross-vCenter NSX Design Guide:  https://communities.vmware.com/docs/DOC-32552

VMware Online Resources:

NSX and Other Technical Information:

VMware Support: http://www.vmware.com/support/

VMware Communities: https://communities.vmware.com/community/vmtn/nsx

VMware Education: http://www.vmware.com/education

VMware Certifications: http://mylearn.vmware.com/portals/certification

Module 2: Introduction to vSphere Networking

What is beacon probing? (1005577): http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1005577

Microsoft NLB not working properly in Unicast Mode (1556): http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1556/

Host requirements for link aggregation for ESXi and ESX (1001938): http://kb.vmwre.com/kb/1001938/

Module 3: Introduction to NSX

Product offerings for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.2.x, 6.3.x and 6.4.x (2145269): http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2145269/

Module 4: NSX Architecture

NSX Troubleshooting Guide: NSX Controller Deployment Issues

Module 5: NSX Infrastructure Preparation

VMware product interoperability matrices: NSX for vSphere, version 6.4.0

VMware NSX License FAQ

Add and Assign an NSX for vSphere License

Edit Virtual Machine Startup and Shutdown Settings

Deploying VXLAN through Auto Deploy (2041972)

Module 6: NSX Logical Switch Networks

RFC 7348 Virtual eXtensible Local Area Network (VXLAN): A Framework for Overlaying Virtualized Layer 2 Networks over Layer 3 Networks, August 2014: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc7348.txt

Module 7: NSX Logical Routing

Module 8: Advanced NSX Logical Routing

RFC 6996 Autonomous System (AS) Reservation for Private Use, July 2013: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6996.txt

RFC 2991 Multipath Issues in Unicast and Multicast Next-Hop Selection, November 2000: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc2991.txt

Module 9: NSX L2 Bridging

Module 10: NSX Edge Services

RFC 2663 IP Network Address Translator (NAT) Terminology and Considerations, August 1999: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc2663.txt

RFC 1918 Address Allocation for Private Internets, February 1996: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1918.txt

RFC 1925 The Twelve Networking Truths, April 1 1996: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1925.txt

RFC 6145 IP/ICMP Translation Algorithm, April 2011: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6145.txt

RFC 6052 IPv6 Addressing of IPv4/IPv6 Translators, October 2010: https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc6052.txt

Module 11: NSX Edge VPN Services

Module 12: NSX Security Services

Module 13: NSX Advanced Security Services

Module 14: NSX Introspection Services

How to cleanly remove the Network introspection driver (vnetflt.sys) (2149764): http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2149764/

VMware NSX Technology Partners

Module 15: Cross-vCenter NSX

Run a vRealize Orchestrator and NSX Security Workflow



NSX for vSphere Recommended Configuration Maximums: https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-NSX-for-vSphere/6.4/NSX%20for%20vSphere%20Recommended%20Configuration%20Maximums_64.pdf

NSX Logging and System Events: HTML | PDF

VMworld 2017 session recording: NET1775BU – Advanced VMware NSX: Demystifying the VTEP, MAC, and ARP Tables – Tim Burkard and Stephen DeBarros

VMworld 2017 session recording: NET1152BU Introduction to VMware NSX – Matt De Vincentis








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