Category: Documentation

VMware ESXi 5.5 – Management Network Configuration

You may use the following method to configure the management network on a VMware ESXi 5.5 host.   1. On the VMware Direct Console User Interface (DCUI) press F2. 2. In the Authentication Required dialog box enter the root password then hit enter.             3. On the System Customization screen…


VMware ESXi 5.5 – Interactive Installation

You may use the following method to perform an interactive installation and configuration of a VMware ESXi 5.5 host. 1. On the ESXi-5.5.0-20140902001-standard Boot Menu page select ESXi-5.5.0-20140902001-standard Installer.                 2. In the Welcome to the VMware ESXi 5.5.0 Installation dialog box hit Enter to continue.             3….


VMware ESXi 5.5 – Interactive Installation and Configuration Checklist

VMware ESXi 5.5 Installation 1. Verify that the host server’s BIOS hardware clock is configure to use UTC±0. 2. Select the correct disk to install VMware ESXi 5.5. 3. Select a keyboard layout. 4. Enter a password for the VMware ESXi root account. 5. Remove bootable media upon the completion of the installation.   Management Network…


Microsoft – Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide Series

When you are implementing any technological solution it is important to plan properly. The Microsoft Infrastructure Planning and Design Guide Series is a great set of documents that will assist you in your planning. Enjoy!