Hey! Where did my UCS & vSphere VM Consoles Go?!?

Most of our test lab environments may not have elaborate security setups, and this helps us get our work done sooner. However, if you have a security-conscious lab admin, you may find yourself unable to perform such simple tasks as connecting to your VMware and UCS KVM Consoles. Continue reading “Hey! Where did my UCS & vSphere VM Consoles Go?!?”

vCloud Director: In the mix with VXLAN, Nexus 1000V, and UCS

Following up on my previous article (VXLAN on Nexus 1000V and UCS), I installed vCloud Director (vCD) v1.5 on the environment that I deployed for that blog post.  Why 1.5 instead of 5.1?  I’m still studying for the VCP-IaaS exam, and it is based on that vCD version (as well as vCAT 2.0).

In any case, here is some info on how to get vCloud Director working with VXLAN Support in the vShield Manager and the Cisco Nexus 1000V

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