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NSX Design

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Attached is the current NSX network design.
I have L2 Switch connecting to the L3 Core switch. The ESXi hosts with NSX are connecting to the L2 switch.
OSPF is running between the L3 Core switch & the NSX.

In the near future I will be running short of the L2 switch ports where the ESXi hosts are connected.
For this I have 2 options

Option 1: Setup 2 more L2 switches parallel to the existing & connect the same to the L3 core switches. Similar to the existing setup.
Option 2: Setup 2 more L2 switches below the existing L2 switches & connect the ESXi hosts to the new L2 switches.

Would like to know which option is the best considering the pros & cons.
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