Verify the version of the ESXi hosts after performing an upgrade operation in the Software-Defined Data Center.


  1. Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/ui.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name administrator@vsphere.local
      Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. Navigate to the ESXi host.
    1. From the Home menu, select Hosts and Clusters.
    2. In the Navigator, expand sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local>sfo01-m01dc>sfo01-m01-mgmt01.
    3. Click the sfo01m01esx01.sfo01.rainpole.local host.
  3. On the Summary tab, verify that the Hypervisor shows the expected version number for the ESXi host.
  4. Repeat this procedure for all remaining ESXi hosts across all vCenter Server instances.