VXLAN Setup Video

Just found this video and it does a great job running through the setup:

Nested Networking Woes Solved

Nested Networking Woes Solved
It turns out that my issue came from the difference in default behavior between a vSS (Standard Switch) and a vDS (Distributed Switch).  For those that want the TL:DR -> Set all security settings to “accept”. There are three security settings for switches in VMware. Promiscuous Mode – Allows the virtual networking adapter to observer ...

Nested ESXi 5.1 Networking Woes

Nested ESXi 5.1 Networking Woes
For the past few months we have been running multiple labs, two physical blades each, to do development against the vCloud 5.1 Beta.  With the capacity that we have available in our overall lab, a nested approach like the VMworld labs would be a nice fit for our development team.  Ideally we could spin up full ...