This guide describes how to plan for installation and operatation of VMware HCX services in a vSphere data center.

Information in this guide includes key concepts necessary to planning for deployment in your environment. The guide provides a series of checklists. These checklists help you to gather the information necessary deployment by identifying the compute and network details used during the system installation and configuration. For actual installation and operational details, see VMware HCX User Guide.

Intended Audience

This information is for anyone who wants to deploy VMware HCX. The information is for Windows or Linux system administrators who are familiar with virtual machine technology and data center operations.

VMware Technical Publications Glossary

VMware Technical Publications provides a glossary of terms that might be unfamiliar to you. For definitions of terms used in the VMware technical documentation, go to http://www.vmware.com/support/pubs.