During customization, the VMConfig plug-in tries to fit the virtual machines to the correct NUMA nodes of the ESXi server based on its SR-IOV, Passthrough, and Pinning specifications. To disable the virtual machine placement operation by the plug-in and enable the virtual machine placement by vSphere DRS, configure the following settings on the node pool before instantiating the network function.


Run this API on VMware Telco Cloud Automation Manager.


PUT: /admin/hybridity/api/global/settings/InfraAutomation/<nodePoolId>_enableDRS
      "value": true
  • Ensure that you replace all the hyphens (-) in <nodePoolId> with underscores (_).