Installing and configuring NCP involves the following steps. To perform the steps successfully, you must be familiar with NSX-T Data Center and OpenShift installation and administration.

  1. Install NSX-T Data Center.
  2. Create an overlay transport zone.
  3. Create an overlay logical switch and connect the nodes to the switch.
  4. Create a tier-0 logical router.
  5. Create IP blocks for the pods.
  6. Create IP pools for SNAT (source network address translation).
  7. Prepare the Ansible hosts file.
  8. Install NCP and OpenShift using a single playbook.