This post is about the lack of best practices, workarounds, L2 extensions, tunnels and loops.

Fasten your seatbelt and prepare for a ride down the rabbit hole.

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Today I passed exam 2V0-642 to update my VCP5-DCV and got VCP6-NV (NSX v6.2) I’ll share here what I used to prepare the exam. Learning Path I passed exam VCP5-DCV in 2015 . At the time I expected to work more with datacenter technology and I needed a more in-depth knowledge of how virtualization works. After a couple of years I needed to pay the vendor tax a.

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Today I passed exam VCP550 and got <strong>VMware VCP5-DCV</strong> certification. Exam preparation For exam preparation I attended the official training that is mandatory to access the exam. The printed material provided with the training is good enough but I integrated with the great Mastering VMware vSphere 5.5 by Scott Lowe . The official documentation available online for free. I had some hands-on experience with VSphere, did some installations myself and supported some trouble tickets so even if I don’t work every day with VSphere I have a decent knowledge on the topic.

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