Physical and logical architecture

The physical and logical topology of AMP Central aligns with the physical and logical requirements of VCF. See the Release Certification Matrix (RCM) for the supported VCF release.

The following table provides a breakdown of the hardware and software components for AMP Central with VCF:
Resource Components
Compute 4-16 Cisco UCS C220 M5 Servers

VMware vSAN Ready Node AF-6 alignment

Virtualization The VMware VCF BOM includes the following required components:
  • VMware Cloud Builder VM
  • VMware SDDC Manager
  • VMware vCSA
  • VMware ESXi
  • VMware vSAN
  • VMware NSX-T Data Center
  • VMware vSphere 7.0
Storage VMware vSAN
  • Cisco Nexus 31108TC-V Switch
  • Cisco Nexus 9336C-FX2 Switch
VxBlock System management
  • Secure Remote Services
  • PowerPath Management Appliance
  • Windows Server Embedded Standard Edition
  • Core, Optional, and Ecosystem workloads

See the Dell EMC AMP Central Product Guide for compute hardware configurations for AMP Central with VMware vSAN.