This vSphere Networking is updated with each release of the product or when necessary.

This table provides the update history of the vSphere Networking.

Revision Description
11 MAY 2022 Added a note about prefix- based MAC address. See Prefix-Based MAC Address Allocation.
25 JAN 2022 Added a note about limitations when selecting port mirroring sources. See Select Port Mirroring Sources.
12 APR 2021 Added a note about setting a failover policy. See Configure NIC Teaming, Failover, and Load Balancing on a Distributed Port Group or Distributed Port.
04 AUG 2020 At VMware, we value inclusion. To foster this principle within our customer, partner, and internal community, we are replacing some of the terminology in our content. We have updated this guide to remove instances of non-inclusive language.
13 APR 2020 Expanded the description of vSphere Distributed Switch health check to include the usage advice that you should use health check to troubleshoot network problems, and then deactivate it after you identify and resolve the problem. See vSphere Distributed Switch Health Check and Manage vSphere Distributed Switch Health Check.
20 FEB 2020 The patterns for filtering or marking network traffic using a MAC address was updated to remove the use of a wildcard regular expression. A MAC address is considered matched if the AND operation of the mask on the MAC address yields the same result. See MAC Traffic Qualifier.
11 APR 2018 Initial release.