A Unified Computing & Virtualization Expert having around 12 years of experience in the areas of IT Infrastructure for assessment, planning, designing, implementing & optimizing datacenter operations. Demonstration of UCS product value targeting Cloud Computing, Virtualization, Unified I/O, Data center management and Orchestration. Delivery of the datacenter architecture and industry standard solutions for Vblock (Proven tested solution from Cisco, EMC and VMwmare), VDI, VXI, Nexus 1000V etc. Expertise on server consolidation, capacity planning of existing servers, P2V and migration of datacenter etc.
Nexus, ACI, UCS, VMware, Cisco One, UCSD, NSX, SAP HANA, SDN/NFV
A Unified Computing & Virtualization Expert having around 12 years of experience in the areas of IT Infrastructure for assessment, planning, designing, implementing & optimizing datacenter operations. Demonstration of UCS product value targeting Cloud Computing, Virtualization, Unified I/O, Data center management and Orchestration. Delivery of the datacenter arch
Workflow Name: Bare-metal Server Provisioning with Cloudbyte iSCSI boot LUN.wfdx Description: This workflow provisions Bare-metal server with Cloudbyte iSCSI boot LUN and provides REST API integration info to fetch the info from CloudByte Storage. Compatible UCS Director Versions: UCS Director 5.x/6.x Category: Virtualization, Compute, Network and Storage Components: Cisco UCS Director Cloudbyte Elastistor Prerequisites: Cisco UCS Director integrated with Cisco Bare-metal Appliance for OS installation. Cloudbyte Elastistor should be reached on management network through UCS Director Pre-configured Cloudbyte VSM and boot LUNs to map with servers Blade server should be able to communicate on PXE network. Workflow Tasks Included: Fetching the list of Cloudbyte iSCSI Boot LUNs. Create Service Profile from template Creating iSCSI Boot Policy Associating Server Creating Initiator Group Configure PXE Network Installing Operating System Download Package include: The workflow will consist of bare-metal server provisioning along with two custom flow tasks. Bare-metal Server Provisioning with Cloudbyte iSCSI boot LUN.wfdx cloudbyteRestRespone cloudbyte_addinitiator Instructions for Use: Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer. Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFDX file. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import". Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFDX file resides. Choose the .WFDX file and click "Open". Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed, Select 'Bare-metal Server Provisioning with Cloudbyte iSCSI boot LUN' and Then click "Next". Click "Submit". Workflow will appear in desired folder under "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow. You will now need to update the included tasks with information about the specific environment. (See Above)
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Hi Everyone, I am sharing our community edition book on NSX for vSphere that we were working on since last couple of months. Finally it's over and here is the link to download the Book. NSX for vSphere - A Foundation of SDDC ================================== Chapter 1 - Concepts and Components of NSX for vSphere platform Chapter 2 - Introduction to the NSX Networking and Security Architecture Chapter 3 - Deployment of NSX for vSphere Chapter 4 - Edge Services Gateway Chapter 5 - Distributed Firewall Chapter 6 - Cisco UCS Integration Chapter 7 - Distributed Logical Routing Chapter 8 - What's New in NSX for vSphere 6.2 Don't expect professional level structuring and editing, as it's a community edition and we are not drawing any monetary benefit from it. This is just to share the knowledge with wider team across the communities. Grab a copy from here: https://goo.gl/XM4ooL Follow me on Twitter ( @ vConsultant ) to know what is the upcoming community project that we are working on.
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