Deployment of VMware NSX-T Workload Domains provides step-by-step instructions for extending a Standard SDDC with a virtual infrastructure workload domain that uses VMware NSX-T™ Data Center for software-defined networking.

Intended Audience

The Deployment of VMware NSX-T Workload Domains document is intended for architects and administrators who want to deploy NSX-T in a virtual infrastructure workload domain for tenant workloads.

Required VMware Software

Deployment of VMware NSX-T Workload Domains is compliant and validated with certain product versions. See VMware Validated Design Release Notes for more information about supported product versions.

The Deployment of VMware NSX-T Workload Domains document covers multiple versions of the software components for VMware Validated Design™ for Software-Defined Data Center and the corresponding versions of VMware NSX-T™ Data Center.
VMware Validated Design Version NSX-T Version
5.1.0 2.4.1
5.1.1 2.5
5.1.2 2.5.1

Prerequisites

Deploy the management workload domain and optionally the initial virtual infrastructure workload domain according to VMware Validated Design for Software-Defined Data Center at least in a single region. See the VMware Validated Design documentation page.

Update History

This VMware Validated Design Deployment of VMware NSX-T Workload Domains is updated with each release of the product or when necessary.
Revision Description
25 JUN 2020 The content is now updated for the VMware Validated Design 5.1.2 release.
14 JAN 2020
13 SEP 2019 Set the Service Certificate setting to No when you import the certificate for the virtual IP address of the NSX-T Manager cluster. See Import the CA-Signed Certificates for the NSX-T Manager Cluster.
18 JUL 2019 Initial release.