Creating a physical computer profile (host profile)

A host profile or physical computer profile is the configuration setting that can be used to deploy a new physical server using Bare Metal deployment.

For the purpose of this section, we will be using the configuration established in the Networking – configuring logical networks recipe. The configuration is shown in the following figure:

Creating a physical computer profile (host profile)

Getting ready

In order to create the host profile, make sure you have already configured the logical switches.

For this section, we will have two physical NICs allocated to a logical switch named logical Switch Management.

Although you are not required to use Consistent ...

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