For each physical network adapter on the host, you can view information such as the speed, duplex, and observed IP ranges.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vSphere Client and select the Hosts and Clusters inventory view.
  2. Select the host in the inventory pane.
  3. Click the Configuration tab, and click Network Adapters.

Results

The network adapters panel shows the following information.

Table 1. Network Adapter Parameters

Option

Description

Device

Name of the network adapter.

Speed

Actual speed and duplex of the network adapter.

Configured

Configured speed and duplex of the network adapter.

Switch

vSphere standard switch or vSphere distributed switch that the network adapter is associated with.

Observed IP ranges

IP addresses that the network adapter is likely to have access to.

Wake on LAN supported

Network adapter ability to support Wake on the LAN.