AMP storage requirements The management cluster does not require a specific disk layout other than the standard disk layout of the AMP-VX, AMP-3S, or AMP-Central. The VMware ESXi hosts that are connected to the management cluster use the AMP storage array. The VMware NSX-T Data Center manager appliances are deployed across separate data stores where possible to protect against LUN corruption while improving performance and resilience. VMware NSX-T Data Center manager appliances require a disk latency that is less than 10 milliseconds. Parent topic VMware NSX-T Data Center management clusterThe management cluster consists of the management and control planes for VMware NSX-T Data Center. The VMware NSX-T Data Center manager appliance handles both management plane and control plane functions.