NLVMUG 2018 talk, Deploying like google.

NLVMUG 2018 talk, Deploying like google.

This year i will be presenting a talk at the NLVMUG together with my esteemed colleague Christiaan Roeleveld. The talk is called:”deploying like google” and you can discover the details such as location and time-slot by clicking the link. It’s shaping up to be quite an interesting presentation, the gist of it is:”Deploying virtual infrastructure using bosh, what bosh can do, and how it can help you in your day to day operations”. I would like to encourage you to…

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Installing the Pivotal ops Manager.

Installing the Pivotal ops Manager.

In order for me to install the Pivotal Cloud Foundry environment i will first have to have the Pivotal OPS manager. At the time of writing this blog post Pivotal ops manager 2.0.3 is the latest version. As with all things:”everything starts with a download”, so i direct my web browser of choice to: https://network.pivotal.io/products/ops-manager and proceed to download the: “Pivotal Cloud Foundry Ops Manager for vSphere – 2.0-build.236”. Once this is downloaded i will install the appliance using the “vSphere Web…

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My lab Setup.

My lab Setup.

My current lab consists of a single Hewlett Packard Proliant DL380 G6. The hardware specifications are:

On this i have installed: VMware ESXi, 6.5.0 VMware vCenter 6.5.0 I am also running a windows server 2012 R2 server which takes care of ldap authentication (Active Directory) and DNS. The ip addresses are: ESXI: 192.168.1.222 vCenter: 192.168.1.223 W2012R2: 192.168.1.200 The dns server is authoritative for lab.caarels.com. So in summary: Basic vCenter environment with single sign-on authentication provided by microsoft active directory.