Virtual Livefire Solutions: NSX Cloud

Livefire Solutions, Global Strategic Programs

Virtual Livefire aims to bring the same classroom experience of an on-site Livefire class to online attendees. It consists of individual deep-dive sessions taken from current Livefire curriculum about advanced topics and integrations. Each session consists of a lecture and a custom Livefire hands-on lab designed to simulate a real-world customer use case and implementation.
  • Network and Data Center Architects
  • Network Virtualization Consultants
  • Instructor-led online
  • 30% lecture, 70% hands on lab
Two hours of instructor-led lecture followed by approximately 5 hours of hands-on lab time.
Highly Recommended:
  • VCP-NV Certification
  • VMware NSX-T: Install, Configure, Manage [2.4] Class
  • AWS Fundamentals
This session is being offered by invitation only to VMware SI/SO, MSC and Ignite partners, along with internal customer-facing employees. Roadmap topics may be discussed; therefore, a signed NDA is required.
  • Have a full-size laptop.
  • Secondary device is recommended for reading and lab materials, which are only delivered electronically.
  • Please ensure you have the US Keyboard mapping added to your devices.
Session Overview
The Virtual Livefire Solutions: NSX Cloud session is a one-day event that covers networking and security solutions for tightly integrated application workloads running inside both the private Data Center and natively within the public cloud.
The lecture is approximately 2 hours and covers the following topics:
  • Key Challenges with Hybrid Cloud environment
  • NSX Cloud Overview and Architecture Deep Dive
  • Supported Deployment Topologies
  • Hybrid Overlay Support
  • NSX Enforced vs Native Cloud Enforced Management Modes
  • Advanced Network and Security Services
Lab Topics
The lab is approximately 5 hours and covers the following tasks:
  • Day 0 CSM Registration with NSX-T Manager
  • Adding AWS Public Cloud Accounts to CSM
  • Deploying ELB and EC2 Instances in AWS
  • Deploying NSX Cloud Gateway in AWS Transit VPC
  • Onboarding EC2 Instances in NSX Enforced Mode
  • Enforcing Micro-segmentation on EC2 Instances
  • Configuring Site-to-Site VPN Service
  • Onboarding Compute VPC in Cloud-Native Enforced Mode
  • Enforcing Cloud-Native Security Ruleset on Compute VPC EC2 Instances via NSX-T