vCloud Director 10 – SAML Authentication with Keycloak as Identity Provider

vCloud Director 10 – SAML Authentication with Keycloak as Identity Provider

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.

NSX-T Edge Appliance Deployment Regulations

NSX-T Edge Appliance Deployment Regulations

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