Allocate DNS names and IP addresses to the vSphere and NSX components.

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

Component Group

DNS Name

IP Address

Description

vSphere

nyc01esx01.rainpole.local

172.18.11.101

ESXi host

nyc01esx02.rainpole.local

172.18.11.102

ESXi host

nyc01esx03.rainpole.local

172.18.11.103

ESXi host

nyc01esx04.rainpole.local

172.18.11.104

ESXi host

nyc01vc01.rainpole.local

172.18.11.62

vCenter Server

NSX for vSphere

nyc01nsxm01.rainpole.local

172.18.11.65

NSX Manager

nyc01nsxc01.rainpole.local

172.18.11.118

Reserved. NSX Controllers

nyc01nsxc02.rainpole.local

172.18.11.119

nyc01nsxc03.rainpole.local

172.18.11.120

NYC01-ESG01

  • 172.18.16.2

  • 172.18.17.3

  • 172.18.18.1

ECMP-enabled NSX Edge device for North-South traffic

NYC01-ESG02

  • 172.18.16.3

  • 172.18.17.2

  • 172.18.18.2

ECMP-enabled NSX Edge device for North-South traffic

NYC01-DLR01

172.18.18.3

Distributed Logical Router (DLR) for East-West traffic