Recently had an issue while conducting activity on storage. while replacing a new drive on SAN with the faulty one, one of the datastore status went to inactive state from normal on one of the ESXi host. 281 more words
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With a vanilla installation of VMware vSphere Hosts there are 3 TCP/IP Stacks that are created by default: Default, Provisioning and vMotion.
The purpose of a TCP/IP Stack configuration in VMware vSphere Hosts is to setup the Networking Parameters which will allow the communication between the Hosts themselves including the Virtual Machines, other Virtual Appliances and last but not least the Network Storage. 599 more words
How many Physical Adapters do you currently have in your vSphere Hosts? I would say the more the merrier! And the reason for this it gives us more flexibility in a good number of situations where for example we can leverage the NIC Teaming configurations, provide redundancy for active connections by mean of Active/Active or Active/Stand-By, assigning specific traffic to the fastest network cards and last but not least the ability to effectively separate the traffic types between several physical network cards. 228 more words