Distributed Virtual Switch Questions
Posted on 2013-01-26
I have couple of questions related to dvSwitch . I am trying to understand the concepts of dvSwitch now
1. I have understood the the Port Groups in dvSwitch , However I am unable to understand dvUplinks , ? WHat are these? dvUplink = Physical network adapter or its different? I can see , If I have 3 Esxi host with 2 Free Network adapter in them ., the all are distributed among dvUplink1 and dvUplink2 , Rest of the dvUplinks (3 and 4) are empty? Can some one explain me this?
2.How the FT will work in dvSwitch?
3. When We create a new dvSwitch , it creates 2 components 1. dvSwitch 2. dvPortGroup ,
what we can accomplish using dvSwitch and dvPortGroup?
4. What are the best practices to confiugre dvSwitch to avoid disasters?