VMware Validated Design Operational Verification provides step-by-step instructions for verifying that the management components in the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) that is deployed according to VMware Validated Design™ for Software-Defined Data Center are operating as expected.

After performing a maintenance operation of the management components in the software-defined data center, verifying whether these components are running without any faults ensures continuous operation of the environment. Verify the operation of the SDDC after patching, updating, upgrading, restoring and recovering the SDDC management components.

Intended Audience

The VMware Validated Design Operational Verification documentation is intended for cloud architects, infrastructure administrators, cloud administrators and cloud operators who are familiar with and want to use VMware software to deploy in a short time and manage an SDDC that meets the requirements for capacity, scalability, backup and restore, and extensibility for disaster recovery support.

Required Software

VMware Validated Design Operational Verification is compliant and validated with certain product versions. See VMware Validated Design Release Notes for more information about supported product versions