We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Vmware Upgrade queries...

patron
patron asked
on
96 Views
Last Modified: 2015-09-30
Need to confirm few things on upgrade to be done from 4.1 to 5.5

Is it require to enabled EVC if all my Esxi host upgraded from 4.1 to 5.5 in new vc and in new cluster.and all are with same model,type and CPU generation.  any  method to check and confirm if evc to be enabled on cluster having such host ?

Upgraded my host from 4.1 to 5.5   Now to upgrade dvSwitch from 4.1.0 to 5.5.0 -any downtime required ?

Can we do roll-back if there is any issue during dvswicth upgrade ?

any limitation/restriction with VMFS upgrade from vmfs 3 [4.1]to vmfs5 [5.5] ?

Can we do vmfs upgrade with no downtime or if any restriction due to some ATS settings disabled due to san dependency
URL for reference :
http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2113956
Comment
Watch Question
VMware and Virtualization Consultant
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Fellow
Expert of the Year 2017
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 3 Answers and 11 Comments.
See Answers
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE