VCAP5-DCA Objective 2.4 : Administer vNetwork Distributed Switch Settings

Understand the use of command line tools to configure appropriate vDS settings on an ESXi host There is very limited commands for a Distributed vSwitch through the command line, as you can understand its a way to centralize your networking configuration and really I Continue reading VCAP5-DCA Objective 2.4 : Administer vNetwork Distributed Switch Settings

Objective 2.3 – Deploy and Maintain Scalable Virtual Networking

Understand the NIC Teaming failover types and related physical network settings There are 5 NIC Teaming policies: Route based on the originating virtual switch port ID This is the default configuration and the one that’s most commonly used. It works by choosing Continue reading Objective 2.3 – Deploy and Maintain Scalable Virtual Networking

VCAP5-DCA Objective 2.2 : Configure and Maintain VLANS, PVLANs, and VLAN Settings

Determine use cases for and configure VLAN Trunking VLAN trunking is where you allow multiple VLANs to run over a single port…. Simple When this comes up most people just talk about the physical VLAN trunking which carries the physical up-links from Continue reading VCAP5-DCA Objective 2.2 : Configure and Maintain VLANS, PVLANs, and VLAN Settings