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How to migrate NSX-V to NSX-T 3.2.0.1 with the Migration Coordinator [Fixed topology] 1

How to migrate NSX-V to NSX-T 3.2.0.1 with the Migration Coordinator [Fixed topology]

Ever needed to migrate NSX-V to NSX-T? During this post, i’m going to break down the steps for migrating a NSX-V Data Center Environment to NSX-T. This migration is based on one of the available fixed topologies in the NSX Migration Co√∂rdinator. Lab overview The lab contains of the following: 1 management vCenter (vc01-mgmt.vk.lan) with…

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How to configure Virtualization based security (VBS) and Guard Credentials with vTPM in vCenter 7.0 U2 2

How to configure Virtualization based security (VBS) and Guard Credentials with vTPM in vCenter 7.0 U2

Virtualization Based Security (VBS) is a Microsoft Windows feature that was introduced in Windows 10, Windows Server 2016 and higher. Microsoft VBS uses hardware virtualization features to create and isolate a secure region of memory from the normal operating system. For example, Windows can use this isolated memory space to store credentials (Credential Guard) to…

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How to enable VMware vSphere authentication proxy with ease in vCenter 6.7 - Step-by-Step 9

How to enable VMware vSphere authentication proxy with ease in vCenter 6.7 – Step-by-Step

vSphere authentication proxy is a service that is available in every vCenter server. By default, the vSphere authentication proxy service is set to manual and the service is not in a running state. With vSphere authentication proxy you can easily domain join an ESXI host. The vCenter server will serve as a proxy to domain…

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How to successfully repoint vCenter 6x appliance to another platform service controller - Step-By-Step 10

How to successfully repoint vCenter 6x appliance to another platform service controller – Step-By-Step

Repoint vCenter server to a another platform service controller is quite easy. Recently I needed to repoint a vCenter in a different site to it’s dedicated platform services controller. The current setup was an enhanced linked mode of two vCenters pointing to the same platform service controller. By deploying an additional platform service controller in…

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