Chapter 4

Plan and Configure vSphere Networking

VCP5 Exam Objectives Covered in This Chapter:

  • Configure vNetwork Standard Switches
    • Identify vNetwork Standard Switch (vSS) capabilities
    • Create/Delete a vNetwork Standard Switch
    • Add/Configure/Remove vmnics on a vNetwork Standard Switch
    • Configure VMkernel ports for network services
    • Add/Edit/Remove port groups on a vNetwork Standard Switch
    • Determine use case for a vNetwork Standard Switch
  • Configure vNetwork Distributed Switches
    • Identify vNetwork Distributed Switch (vDS) capabilities
    • Create/Delete a vNetwork Distributed Switch
    • Add/Remove ESXi hosts from a vNetwork Distributed Switch
    • Add/Configure/Remove dvPort groups
    • Add/Remove uplink adapters to dvUplink groups
    • Create/Configure/Remove virtual ...

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