Before you begin installing VMware Integrated OpenStack with Kubernetes, verify that the software components meet all of the version prerequisites for vSphere, ESXi hosts, and the NSX product.

Requirement

Description

VMware Integrated OpenStack

  • Deployment on an OpenStack provider requires VMware Integrated OpenStack version 3.1 or 4.0

vSphere version

  • vSphere 6.0 or later with Virtual Distributed Switch.

  • Deployment with NSX-T backend networking requires vSphere 6.5.

ESXi hosts

  • Deployment on an SDDC provider requires ESXi version 6.0 or later

NSX

  • Deployment with NSX backend networking requires NSX version 6.2 or 6.3.

NSX-T

  • Deployment with NSX-T backend networking requires NSX-T version 2.0