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Christian Elsen
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SDDC Architecture - What is a validated design?

This article is part of a series of articles, focusing on the architecture of an SDDC via VMware Validated Designs. Requirements A Software Defined Data Center promises to be the new underpinning or platform for delivering today’s and tomorrow’s IT…

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Building a Cumulus Networks VX cloud lab with Ravello Systems

In a previous post I’ve already shown how to build a virtual network lab with Arista vEOS and VMware ESX. In this post we want to take this concept even further to the next level. Instead of Arista vEOS we will use the newly released Cumulus Networks…

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SDDC Architecture – Basic Design Elements

This article is part of a series of articles, focusing on the architecture of an SDDC as well as some of its design elements. Requirements A Software Defined Data Center promises to be the new underpinning or platform for delivering today’s and tomorrow’s…

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SDDC Architecture – Regions and Availability Zones

This article is part of a series of articles, focusing on the architecture of an SDDC as well as some of its design elements. In this post we want to look at the physical layer of our SDDC architecture (See Figure 1). Requirements A Software Defined Data…

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Cloudflare is an ideal and free addition for anyone running a website. And while Typo3 doesn't work smoothly with Cloudflare out of the box, it is trivial to change this with a few small changes.

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Unfortunately VMware’s primary Cloud Management Platform (CMP) for the Enterprise, VMware vRealize Automation (vRA) does not support IPv6-enabled workloads out of the box. This applies to IPv6-only workloads as well as IPv4/IPv6 Dualstack workloads. The…

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With the release of vSphere 6, the IPv6 capabilities of vSphere have greatly improved. In this post I want to provide an overview of these new capabilities for vSphere as well as NSX for vSphere (NSX-v). Together these two products are now able to form a…

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Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) Architecture – Physical Layer / POD and Core Design / AZs and Regions

This article is part of a series of articles, focusing on the architecture of an SDDC as well as some of its design elements. In this post we want to look at the physical layer of our SDDC architecture (See Figure 1). Requirements A Software Defined Data…

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A Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) is a vision for a new IT infrastructure that applies virtualization concepts such as abstraction, pooling, and automation to all resources of a data center. It promises to improve the delivery, operation, and recovery…
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