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Private VLAN on ESX Cluster

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Greetings,

Is it possible to setup an internal switch to a ESX Cluster?

What I want is the traffic be completely inaccessible from the main network.  However only machines attached to the virtual switch (a switch with no physical uplinks) can communicate with each other.  

I tried creating a switch on each of my hosts in the cluster and gave them the same name, however there is no communication from a VM on one host to a VM connected on another host.

What is the correct procedure for creating such a private network?

How would this traffic transverse the LAN to other hosts connected to the virtual switch, via the serivice console?
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