We have a couple of 5.0.u3 ESXi hosts that we want to replace in a prod cluster. We were thinking of building the new hosts offline with the same name and then shutting down the old hosts and adding the new. Sounds easy enough but they're attached to a FC SAN so there's Zoning involved and that's the part we're not certain on.
How best could we do this for folk with limited zoning knowledge. The rest we should be fine with.
What kind of servers do you use?
When we do this kind of activity on our Cisco UCS servers we just retain the WWPN's on the old ones and assign the same ones to new server so we won't have to re-do the
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