This five-day EDU-NSXTD32: VMware NSX-T Data Center: Design [V3.2] course provides comprehensive training on considerations and practices to design a VMware NSX-T™ Data Center environment as part of a software-defined data center strategy.

This course prepares the student with the skills to lead the design of NSX-T Data Center offered in release 3.2, including design principles, processes, and frameworks. The student gains a deeper understanding of the NSX-T Data Center architecture and how it can be used to create solutions to address the customer’s business needs.

Product Alignment: NSX-T Data Center 3.2

Skills Covered

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Describe and apply a design framework
  • Apply a design process for gathering requirements, constraints, assumptions, and risks
  • Design a VMware vSphere® virtual data center to support NSX-T Data Center requirements
  • Create a VMware NSX® Manager™ cluster design
  • Create a VMware NSX® Edge cluster design to support traffic and service requirements in NSX-T Data Center
  • Design logical switching and routing
  • Recognize NSX-T Data Center security best practices
  • Design logical network services
  • Design a physical network to support network virtualization in a software-defined data center
  • Create a design to support the NSX-T Data Center infrastructure across multiple sites
  • Describe the factors that drive performance in NSX-T Data Center

Who Should Attend

Network and security architects and consultants who design the enterprise and data center networks and NSX environments.

Course Curriculum


Before taking this course, you must complete the following course:

You should also have the understanding or knowledge of these technologies:

  • Good understanding of TCP/IP services and protocols
  • Knowledge and working experience of computer networking and security, including:
    o  Switching and routing technologies (L2-L3)
    o  Network and application delivery services (L4-L7)
    o  Firewalling (L4-L7)
    o  vSphere environments

The VMware Certified Professional – Network Virtualization certification is recommended.

Download Syllabus

Course Modules