How To install and configure NSX-V 6.4 – Part 1

Step by Step install NSX – Part 1

First Import the NSX manager virtual appliance

Import NSX Manager in workstation for Lab environment


Double click on the NSX manager OVA file downloaded from VMware site


Accept the agreements and terms and click Next


 Specify the name and the location of the NSX manager virtual appliance and click next


 configure all the passwords for the admin CLI and the privileged access and click next


Configure the IP configuration for the NSX Manager and click next

 Configure the DNS server and domain name and click import



Import NSX Manager in VSphere for production environment


From the vcenter server select the cluster or the host and select the action menu and select the Deploy OVF Template 


Choose the NSX manager appliance click next


 Write the appliance name and select the folder and click next


 select the host and click next


check the version details and click next


Accept the licenses agreement and click next

 select the storage and click next


 Select the Distributed switch for the management cluster and click next

 configure the device configuration from the password

 IP configuration


 DNS / NTP configuration


Review the configuration and click finish


Finally, you will reach the NSX Manager console