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VMware Prerequisites : Quick reference

vMotion Host must be licensed for vMotionConfigure host with at least one vMotion n/w interface (vmkernel port group)Shared storage (this has been compromised in 5.1)Same VLAN and VLAN labelGigaBit ethernet network required between hosts

vSphere 5.0 High Availability (HA)


·vSphere 5.0 uses an agent called “FDM” Fault Domain Manager

·No more primary/secondary node concept as in its predecessors

·New master/slave concept with an automated election process

·vpxa(vcenter agent) dependency removed