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vSphere High Performance Essentials by Christian Stankowic

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What you need for this book

Chapter number

Software required (with version)

Hardware specifications

OS required

All

vSphere 6.0, Web browser, and Adobe Flash 12 or higher

 

Windows or OS X (due to Web Client)

All

VMware vCenter Server or vCenter Server Appliance

 

Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2 or higher for vCenter Server

OS included in vCenter Server Appliance (SUSE Linux Enterprise Server)

2 – 9

2 VMware ESXi hosts for cluster configuration

Storage and shared storage (SAN or NAS)

Out-of-band management card required for DPM configuration (HP iLO or DELL iDRAC)

VMware ESXi 5 or higher

8

SSH client such as PuTTy

 

Any OS with SSH client

9

  

Any Windows or Linux OS inside VMs

9

Iometer and iPerf

 

Microsoft Windows and/or Linux ...

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