I have 4 vmware instances that need to see the network. I have a virtual switch and both can they all can see each other as they are connected to the virtual switch. However, they can not see the network. In talking to my network people, we can see that there is a connection from the server to the switch port, but no activity. I know that we would be able to see the mac addresses of the instances and that would be a teltale sign of connectivity. (Outside of confirming the actual duplex speed within vmware options-physical adapters.)
Is there a way for me to verify the configuration of the switch?