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Is it possible to use only 2 subnets including iSCSI to run Windows 2016 cluster?

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Hi, We're about to create a Windows 2016 cluster.  It's a small cluster with 2 members.  We usually use multiple subnets: live migration, cluster, management, iSCSI

But Live migration will not be used very often.  Each server has 4x 10G Intel NIC   Of course 2 NIC will be used pour iSCSI so I'll keep the iSCSI network for the cluster.  But I'd prefer to keep only one subnet (one vlan) for everything else.

All ports are connected to 2x Force10 switch.  NIC teaming will be used.  LACP is already configured in access mode on both switch (the Force10 are configured in VLT or Virtuel Link Trunk)  The iSCSI network has its own VLAN as well as the LAN.

I want to keep things simple.  

I guess this is not the recommended setup.  But i'd like to have your advice.  

Dan McFadden
Technical Lead - Active Directory

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