Before you deploy the Telco Cloud Infrastructure Cloud Director Edition components, you must cable the physical switches. You must also enable VLAN trunking and jumbo frames for all switch ports.


  1. Connect a minimum of two leaf physical switches to the ToR switch.
  2. Connect the uplinks for each ESXi host to the physical switches in redundant mode.
  3. Enable VLAN trunking and jumbo frames on the physical switch ports.