Deploy vSAN 7 Cluster LAB setup:
Three ESXi hosts each is configured with:
8 GB Memory.
Two 10 GB Ethernet cards, one card will be configured during installation for the management traffic, and the other one will be configured for vSAN traffic. For all-flash configurations, the vSAN hosts have a minimum bandwidth of 10 GbE.
2 X 142 SSD hard disks for All-Flash vSAN configuration, one SSD disk will be used as a capacity disk, and the other one will be used as a cache disk. vSAN hosts contributing storage to the cluster must have at least one cache and one capacity device.
1 X 142 SSD hard disk will be used for the ESXi operating system installation.
ESXi 7 latest update.
vCenter 7 latest update (192.168.1.2).
|ESXI server||IP Address||Memory||Network Card||Hard Disk|
|ESXi 1||192.168.1.11||8GB||2 X 10 GBE||1 X 142 GB SSD 2 X 142 GB SSD|
|ESXi 2||192.168.1.12||8GB||2 X 10 GBE||1 X 142 GB SSD2 X 142 GB SSD|
|ESXi 3||192.168.1.13||8GB||2 X 10 GBE||1 X 142 GB SSD2 X 142 GB SSD|
1. Enter all of the three hosts into maintenance mode.
2. Go to New Cluster > Configure > QuickStart.