This guide explains how to isolate management machines to improve security.
A Nutanix cluster contains two different types of management machines after delivery:
- VM, 1 CVM per node plus Prism Central
- Physical servers (nodes)
To increase the security of management machines, it is recommended to isolate them from the production environment.
- A Nutanix cluster in your OVHcloud account
Connect to the Prism Central Web interface.
Network & Security and open
In this example, VLAN 0 is associated with the "base" subnet on the "vs0" virtual switch.
To isolate the management network, you can use a new subnet in VLAN 1 for example.
To do this, click on
Enter a name for your network, then select a VLAN ID, cluster, and the "vs0" virtual switch.