Allocate DNS names and IP addresses to the vSphere, NSX and disaster recovery components in Region A.

In Region A, allocate addresses to the ESXi hosts, vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller instances, and NSX nodes for either a single-region or dual-region environment.

Table 1. Host Names and IP Addresses for the Virtual Infrastructure Components in Region A

Component Group

DNS Name in Region A

IP Address in Region A

Description

vSphere

mgmt01esx01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.101

ESXi host in the management pod

mgmt01esx02.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.102

ESXi host in the management pod

mgmt01esx03.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.103

ESXi host in the management pod

mgmt01esx04.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.104

ESXi host in the management pod

comp01esx01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.101

ESXi host in the shared edge and compute pod

comp01esx02.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.102

ESXi host in the shared edge and compute pod

comp01esx03.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.103

ESXi host in the shared edge and compute pod

comp01esx04.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.104

ESXi host in the shared edge and compute pod

mgmt01psc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.61

Platform Services Controller for the Management vCenter Server

mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.62

Management vCenter Server

comp01psc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.63

Platform Services Controller for the Compute vCenter Server

comp01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.64

Compute vCenter Server

NSX for vSphere

mgmt01nsxm01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.65

NSX Manager for the management cluster

mgmt01nsxc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.118

Reserved. NSX Controllers for the management cluster

mgmt01nsxc02.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.119

mgmt01nsxc03.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.120

comp01nsxm01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.66

NSX Manager for the shared edge and compute cluster

comp01nsxc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.118

Reserved. NSX Controllers for the shared edge and compute cluster

comp01nsxc02.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.119

comp01nsxc03.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.31.120

SFO01PSC01

172.16.11.71

NSX Edge device for load balancing the Platform Services Controllers.

SFOMGMT-ESG01

  • 172.27.11.2

  • 172.27.12.3

  • 192.168.10.1

ECMP-enabled NSX Edge device for North-South management traffic

SFOMGMT-ESG02

  • 172.27.11.3

  • 172.27.12.2

  • 192.168.10.2

ECMP-enabled NSX Edge device for North-South management traffic

SFOMGMT-UDLR01

192.168.10.3

Universal Distributed Logical Router (UDLR) for East-West management traffic

SFOCOMP-ESG01

  • 172.16.35.2

  • 172.27.13.3

  • 192.168.100.1

  • 192.168.101.1

ECMP-enabled NSX Edge device for North-South compute and edge traffic

SFOCOMP-ESG02

  • 172.16.35.3

  • 172.27.13.2

  • 192.168.100.2

  • 192.168.101.2

ECMP-enabled NSX Edge device for North-South compute and edge traffic

SFOCOMP-UDLR01

192.168.100.3

Universal Distributed Logical Router (UDLR) for East-West compute and edge traffic

SFOCOMP-DLR01

192.168.101.3

Distributed Logical Router (DLR) for East-West compute and edge traffic.

SFOMGMT-LB01

192.168.11.2

NSX Edge device for load balancing management applications

For a dual-region SDDC, allocate also host names and IP addresses to the nodes that run Site Recovery Manager and vSphere Replication in the region. 

Table 2. Host Names and IP Addresses for Disaster Recovery Applications in Region A

Component Group

DNS Name in Region A

IP Address in Region A

Description

Site Recovery Manager

mgmt01srm01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.124

Site Recovery Manager

vSphere Replication

mgmt01vrms01.sfo01.rainpole.local

172.16.11.123

vSphere Replication