vCloud Architecture

vCloud Architecture VMware vCloud® is a VMware® cloud solution built on VMware technologies and solutions to deliver cloud computing. Cloud computing is a new approach to computing that leverages the…

Multiple Cell Architecture

Multiple Cell Architecture Each Cell will have a different role automatically assigned. Multiple cells provide load-balancing. Each vCloud Director cell is automatically assigned a role. When communications requests come into…

vCloud Components: vSphere

vCloud Components: vSphere  Use vSphere Web Client for vSphere configuration and preparation. • vCenter Server and vCenter objects: – Data centers, host clusters, resource pools, vSphere distributed switches, storage service…

vCloud Components: vCloud Director

vCloud Components: vCloud Director vCloud Director cell: • RunsonRedHatEnterpriseLinux • RunscloudWebserverportalforthevCloudDirectorWebconsole –    Split between consumers (organization portals) and administrators (system) • AccesstovSphereinfrastructurecanbeonaprivatenetworksegmentforsecurity reasons. • Requirements: – – – Runs on…

vCloud Director Scaling

vCloud Director Scaling vCloud Director multicell environment: HTTPS load balancer in front of cells   All cells share vCloud Director database.   vCloud Director cells scale horizontally.   NFS server for vSphere vApp…