Chapter 2

Configure ESX/ESXi Networking

VCP (VCP-410) Exam Objectives Covered in This Chapter:

  • 2.1 Configure virtual switches
    • Understand virtual switch and ESX/ESXi NIC and port maximums
    • Determine the vSwitch NIC teaming policy in a given situation
    • Determine the appropriate vSwitch security policies in a given situation
    • Create/delete virtual switches
    • Create ports/port groups
    • Assign physical adapters
    • Modify vSwitch NIC teaming and failover policies
    • Modify vSwitch security policy and VLAN settings
    • Configure VMotion
  • 2.2 Configure vNetwork distributed switches
    • Understand ESX host and port maximums for dvSwitches
    • Determine the virtual port group NIC teaming and failover policy in a given situation
    • Determine the appropriate virtual port group ...

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