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VMkernel Networking Layer | vSphere Networking

Note: The important things that need to remember about VMkernel! The VMkernel networking layer provides connectivity to hosts and handles the standard system traffic of vSphere vMotion, IP storage, Fault Tolerance, vSAN, and others. You can also create VMkernel adapters on the source and target vSphere Replication hosts to isolate the replication data traffic. TCP/IP Stacks at the VMkernel Level Default TCP/IP stack – Provides networking support for the management traffic between vCenter Server and ESXi hosts, and for system traffic such as vMotion, IP storage, Fault Tolerance, and so… Read More »VMkernel Networking Layer | vSphere Networking