VMware ESXI running on Dell server - Server Crash Scenario

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I have installed EXSi version 6 on 2 separate Dell servers and I am running two vm on Each.  My question is how do you recover EXSI and the vm if the Dell server suffers a catastrophic hardware failure and crash, i.e. loss RAID, RAID controller, etc.?
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE Fellow)VMware and Virtualization Consultant
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Reinstall ESXi reconfigure and Restore VMs

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Does ESX1 have a process to backup ESXI configures for a reinstall?
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Yes you can backup and restore the configuration using Powershell or vSphere vCLI commands.

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