You must configure NSX-T Data Center kernel modules and install Linux third-party packages before you create or migrate an application interface for bare metal server workloads.


  1. Install the required third-party packages.
  2. Configure the TCP and UDP ports.
  3. Add a bare metal server to the NSX-T Data Center fabric.
  4. Create a KVM host transport node.
  5. Use the Ansible playbook to create an application interface.