Category Archives: NSX-T

Openshift with NSX-T Installation Part 4: Openshift Installation

In this article, we will use Ansible to install Openshift 3.9. On the Master node: nano /usr/share/ansible/openshift-ansible/roles/lib_utils/action_plugins/sanity_checks.py add then (‘openshift_use_nsx’,False. cd /root wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/vincenthanjs/openshift-nsxt/master/hosts cp hosts /etc/ansible/ -f cd /etc/ansible/ htpasswd -c /root/htpasswd admin If the above URL does not work. you can copy and paste the below into /etc/ansible/hosts #This is the file you replace… Read More »

Openshift with NSX-T Installation Part 3: RHEL

Update on 11 March 2019 The steps below will work for Openshift 3.11 as well. In this article we start install RHEL and install Openshift. The main guide for the installation I reference from is at https://access.redhat.com/documentation/en-us/openshift_container_platform/3.9/html-single/installation_and_configuration/. Chapter 2.6 Advanced Installation. Step 1: Create a VM and install RHEL from iso. I place this VM on the LS-MGMT01 logical… Read More »

Openshift with NSX-T Installation Part 2: NSX-T

    In this article, we are now going to start configuring NSX-T so that it will be ready for us to install Openshift and consume the networking and security services provided by NSX-T. The result is that Openshift can deliver on demand provisioning of all NSX-T components: Container Network Interface (CNI), NSX-T Container Plugin… Read More »

PKS Pivotal Container Service 1.0 with NSX-T Installation

In this blog post, I will share my experience, hopefully step by step on installing PKS 1.0 on NSX-T 2.1. Pre-req You can refer to my previous blog posts on how to install NSX-T 2.1. http://blog.acepod.com/?p=480 References https://docs.pivotal.io/runtimes/pks/1-0/installing-nsx-t.html

PKS Pivotal Container Service 1.0 GA

PKS 1.0 has gone GA on the 8 Feb 2018! Its kinda weird that there is not much announcement on the web.   I am super excited about PKS as it has native integration with NSX-T! Features Create, resize, delete, list, and show clusters through the PKS CLI Native support for NSX-T and Flannel Easily… Read More »

NSX-T 2.1 GA Installation using ovftool

Update on 23 Dec 2017 NSX-T 2.1 was GA. I thought since Im going to re-do the whole process, I might as well take new screenshots as well. You might be wondering why would I want to use ovftool to install NSX-T appliances. This is because my management host is not being managed by a vCenter… Read More »

NSX-T 2.1 Installation using ovftool (GA ver)

Update on 23 Dec 2017 NSX-T 2.1 was GA. I was using a pre-GA version before. Since Im going to reinstall using the GA version, I thought might as well I take the screenshots again. You might be wondering why would I want to use ovftool to install NSX-T appliances. This is because my management… Read More »

NSX-T 2.1 for PKS and PCF 2.0 Lab

From VMware PKS architecture, slide from VMworld 2017 US, you can see there is NSX to provide the network & security services for BOSH. To be more precise, this is going to be NSX-T. In the following few posts, I will cover setting up the vSphere Lab and prepare the hosts for NSX-T, and be ready… Read More »