VMware NSX 6.4 on a VxBlock System Child TopicsIntroduction to VMware NSX 6.4 network virtualization VMware NSX network virtualization is part of the software-defined data center that offers cloud computing on VMware virtualization technologies. VMware NSX management cluster The management cluster consists of the management and control planes for VMware NSX. The VMware NSX manager handles the management plane and the VMware NSX controllers handle the control plane. VMware NSX Edge clusterThe VMware NSX Edge cluster connects to the physical network and provides routing and bridging. The edge cluster supports either the Cisco UCS C-Series Rack Mount servers (recommended) or B-Series Blade Servers. VMware NSX compute clusterThe VMware NSX compute cluster contains all of the production VMs.