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  1. vSphere 5.1 is here – time for info spoonfeeding « alpacapowered

    […] There are tons of really awesome improvements on the distributed vSwitch front. And none of them seem to require using the Nexus 1000V! Some of the highlights include dvSwitch configuration backup and restore, SR-IOV, LACP support and BDPU filtering. That’s exactly the kind of enhancement’s I was looking for.  And probably not only me. Chris Wahl already has a series of must-read articles presenting the dvSwitch changes over at: http://wahlnetwork.com/wn/2012/08/27/new-5-1-distributed-switch-features-part-1-network-health-check/ […]

  2. vSphere 5.1 Announced! | vHersey
    vSphere 5.1 Announced! | vHersey at |

    […] New 5.1 vDS Feature Deep Dive – Network Health Check […]

  3. VMworld US 2012: The Day 1 Buzz » WoodITWork.com

    […] Enhanced vSphere Web Client Enhanced vMotion with vSphere 5.1 EMC: What does SDDC mean for Storage? New 5.1 Distributed Switch Features Announcing VMware vCloud Director 5.1! vSphere Storage Appliance (VSA) 5.1 new features and […]

  4. VMworld 2012 Top Announcements - Virtualization Team

    […] New 5.1 vDS Feature Deep Dive – Network Health Check […]

  5. Jonathan Frappier
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    Reblogged this on Jonathan Frappier's Blog.

  6. VMworld 2012 Announcements
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    […] Wahl has written some excellent blog posts on the new features as […]

  7. Distributed Virtual Switch 5.1 Health Check for VLAN configuration issues | Shogan.tech

    […] 5.1 of the switch). This area has already been covered in detail by two bloggers I know of, namely Chris Wahl at Wahlnetwork, and Rickard […]

  8. Welcome to vSphere-land! » vSphere 5.1 Link-O-Rama

    […] N1KV (Stretch Cloud) VXLAN Performance Evaluation on VMware vSphere 5.1 (VMware Technical Paper) New 5.1 Distributed Switch Features Part 1 – Network Health Check (Wahl Network) New 5.1 Distributed Switch Features Part 2 – Configuration Backups and Rollbacks […]

  9. vSphere 5.1 Download – Public Available! | Virten.net

    […] New 5.1 Distributed Switch Features Part 1 – Network Health Check […]

  10. Welcome to vSphere-land! » Top 10 things you must read about vSphere 5.1

    […] New 5.1 Distributed Switch Features Part 1 – Network Health Check […]

  11. Typical ESXi host-facing switchport configs « VirtuallyMikeBrown

    […] of the VLAN misconfiguration. For an overview of these super-cool and awesome features, check out Chris Wahl’s blog. Hooray for that, but I say shouldn’t happen in the first place. To avoid that all-too easy […]

  12. [Script] Poor man’s vSphere network health check for standard vSwitches | alpacapowered

    […] many other new features, the vSphere 5.1 distributed vSwitch brought us the Network Health Check feature. The main purpose of this feature is to ensure that all ESXi hosts attached to a particular […]

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