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Port-channeling between ESXI(5.1) and Cisco 4500( ver 15.2)

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I need to setup port-channeling from 4 NICS in the ESXi (ver 5.1)  to 4 ports in Cisco 4500 using  ether channel group mode
ON, I will have to use these port-channel in access mode, I think this design is similar to VLAN tagging using external VLAN tagging (EST mode)

Do I have to use certain load balancing balancing   on Cisco and ESXi ? or it will work with different load balancing on both ends, Also do i have to have same vlan number on ESXI and Cisco 4500 in order this to work ?
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