Several aspects of HCX deployments are presented and explored in the sections that follow. Network Profile Considerations and ConceptsNetwork Profiles are a subcomponent of the Compute Profile. When a service mesh is created, the network profile configurations are used to connect the deployed HCX appliances. Compute Profile Considerations and ConceptsA Compute Profile is a subcomponent of the Service Mesh. A Compute Profile describes which HCX services run, and how they are deployed when the Service Mesh is created.