VCA – Digital Business Transformation – Question 31

Exam 1V0-701 : VMware Certified Associate – Digital Business Transformation (VCA-DBT)

Which component is responsible for managing the distributed switching and routing modules in the hypervisor in an NSX architecture?

A. ESXi hypervisor
B. NSX controller cluster
C. NSX manager
D. vCenter Server

Correct Answer: B

The controller cluster in the NSX platform is the control plane component responsible for managing the hypervisor switching and routing modules. The controller cluster consists of controller nodes that manage specific logical switches. The use of controller cluster in managing VXLAN based logical switches eliminates the need for multicast configuration at the physical layer for VXLAN overlay