AMP cluster specifications

Compare the cluster specifications for VMware NSX-T Data Center versions 2.5 and 3.0.

The following table provides the specifications for the VMware NSX-T Data Center manager appliance cluster:

Specification VMware NSX-T Data Center 2.5 manager node VMware NSX-T Data Center 3.0 manager node
Quantity Three VMs per VMware NSX-T Data Center manager cluster

A single VMware NSX-T Data Center manager cluster manages transport nodes that are connected to:

  • Up to eight VMware vCenter Servers
  • Other compute managers like KVM or Kubernetes
Three VMs per VMware NSX-T Data Center manager cluster

A single VMware NSX-T Data Center manager cluster manages transport nodes that are connected to:

  • Up to eight VMware vCenter Servers
  • Other compute managers like KVM or Kubernetes
Location Management cluster Management cluster
Hardware AMP-VX, AMP-3S, or AMP Central with a minimum of four servers AMP-VX, AMP-3S, or AMP Central with a minimum of four servers
Size

Large

The three-node cluster consumes:

  • 24 vCPU
  • 96 GB RAM
  • 600 GB disk

Large

The three-node cluster consumes:

  • 36 vCPU
  • 144 GB RAM
  • 900 GB disk
Network vcesys_amx_mgmt (VLAN 205) vSphere 6.7: vcesys_amx_mgmt (VLAN 205)

vSphere 7.0: m-mgmt (VLAN 1611)

Availability VMware HA VMware HA
Distribution The first node is deployed as part of the OVA deployment. Other nodes are deployed from the VMware NSX-T Data Center manager that runs on the first node. The first node is deployed as part of the OVA deployment. Other nodes are deployed from the VMware NSX-T Data Center manager that runs on the first node.