To enable and configure vSphere DRS, follow these steps.


  1. In the Compute cluster TCP_COMP_CLUSTER settings, enable vSphere DRS.
  2. Configure vSphere DRS using the values in the following table.
    Table 1. Cluster DRS Settings



    vSphere Distributed Resource Scheduler

    vSphere DRS

    Turned on

    Automation Level

    Manual (Compute) & Partially Automated (Edge)

    Virtual Machine Automation

    Not enabled

    Power Management

    Turned off

    Enhanced vMotion Compatibility (EVC)



    Affinity and Anti-Affinity Rules

    Recommended Affinity Rules

    VNF workloads, as defined by the vendor

  3. Use the same values in the Cluster DRS Settings table to enable and configure DRS settings in the Edge Cluster TCP_EDGE_CLUSTER.