After all the upgrade tasks for vSphere vCenter in Region B are completed, configure the uplink01,uplink02 in vSphere Distributed Switch to handle the traffic of the compute applications in the SDDC.

About this task

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Compute vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. Configure the uplinks for the lax01-w01-vds01-uplink01 and lax01-w01-vds01-uplink02 port groups.
    1. From the Home menu, click Networking.
    2. Expand the lax01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local tree and expand the lax01-w01-vds01.
    3. Under lax01-w01-vds01 distributed switch, right click the lax01-w01-vds01-uplink01 port group, and click Edit Settings.
    4. In the Edit Settings wizard, select Teaming and failover.
    5. Select Load balancing as Route based on originating virtual port.
    6. In Failover order pane, move dvUplink2 to Unused uplinks and click OK.
    7. Under lax01-w01-vds01 distributed switch, right click the lax01-w01-vds01-uplink02 port group, and click Edit Settings.
    8. In the Edit Settings wizard, select Teaming and failover.
    9. Select Load balancing as Route based on originating virtual port.
    10. In Failover order pane, move dvUplink1 to Unused uplinks and click OK.