With the release of vCloud Director 10, NSX-T integration is also available. Our colleague Steven Schramm shows you in this article which limitations there are for NSX-T supported OVDCs compared to NSX-V supported OVDCs and how you can handle it.
This article describes how to configure vCloud Director 10 to consume authentication information from a SAML identity provider using Keycloak.
If you will provide your customers access to more than one system, it might be helpful to have a single point of authentication. The advantages to have a central system for all authentication requests are reduced configuration overhead, troubleshooting complexity and the possibility to implement Single Sign-On.
This article describes the regulations, if deploying NSX-T Edges as appliance and show the supported deployment scenarios.
Following a short overview about the three deployment scenarios.
NSX-T Edge appliance on NSX-T prepared host with just N-VDS
NSX-T Edge appliance on NSX-T prepared host with VDS and N-VDS
NSX-T Edge appliance on different vSphere cluster not prepared for NSX-T