VMware Validated Design Deployment for Multiple Availability Zones provides step-by-step instructions for installing and configuring multiple availability zones in the Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC).

VMware Validated Design Deployment for Multiple Availability Zones does not contain instructions for performing all the required post-configuration tasks because they often depend on customer requirements.

Intended Audience

The VMware Validated Design Deployment for Multiple Availability Zones document is intended for cloud architects, infrastructure administrators, and cloud administrators 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 VMware Software

VMware Validated Design Deployment for Multiple Availability Zones is compliant and validated with certain product versions. See VMware Validated Design Release Notes for more information about supported product versions.

Before You Apply This Guidance

The sequence of the documentation of VMware Validated Design follows the stages for implementing and maintaining an SDDC. See Documentation Map for VMware Validated Design.

To use VMware Validated Design Deployment for Multiple Availability Zones, you must be acquainted with the following guidance:

  • Introducing VMware Validated Designs

  • Optionally VMware Validated Design Architecture and Design

  • VMware Validated Design Deployment of Region A

  • VMware Validated Design Deployment of Region B