How to add AD Authentication in vCenter 6.5?

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This weekend we are going to configure AD/LDAP authentication on vCenter 6.5

It is very good feature where you can keep eye on your site settings in your domain and give specific permissions to specific people rather then using root account (Which is not ideal to have root account accessible for users…)

Let’s start to configure the first part AD connection with vcenter appliance;

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Configuring VLAN on ESXI (Vmware Vsphere)

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After little break I am back again ! I was busy with new infrastructure of our new office and could not find chance to get these things done…

So! We are going to configure our VM machines in different VLAN’s in our LAB we do have firewall (That is VM too) and we are going to configure VLAN’s on firewall. (#pfsense)

But on live network environments we do use L3 and L2 switches / routers to get this job done. (Either way it give ability to secure your network and separate them from each other etc.)

Let’s start with PFSENSE configuration first;


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Vmware Vsphere 6.5 Cluster Installation Part 4 Configuration of Vcenter

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We have completed Vcenter Appliance installation on my last post , now we are going to add our ESXI hosts to our Vcenter and we will have a look for HA in our Vcenter. Very important part involving from this point; in order to get this feature we need Shared Storage where we can put all VM’s on it. (Such popular brands NetApp, HPE, Dell EMC, IBM, Hitachi etc.)


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