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How to setup VMware vSphere Lab in VMware Workstation. This guide describes the setup of Portable Lab to run nested ESXi 6.0 servers with nested VMs, shared storage, virtual networking etc… You'll be able to test Fault Toerance, vMotion and High Availability as well. Those are the enterprise class features of VMware vSphere.
I selected ESXi as the hypervisor for my home lab based on my needs and was running version 5.1 initially and later upgraded to 5.5, when upgraded the embedded RealTek interfaces stopped working since VMware decided to stop supporting and including the drivers for them as stated in this KB thankfully the drivers can be installed by login in to
Building a Vmware vSphere 6.5 Home Lab 3.9 (546 ratings) Course Ratings are calculated from individual students' ratings and a variety of other signals, like age of rating and reliability, to ensure that they reflect course quality fairly and accurately.
Have managed to setup EXSi host with vCenter running on top as a VM. (Next step,hopefully active directory - windows server) Have setup ESXi as static 192.168..254 and vCenter as static 192.168..253. My question is, is it possible to access these from outside my home network as I would have more time to learn and experiment outside home.
Here people who are learning VMware also requires lab setup to try every features in own lab. Hello guys in this post i will tell you how you can easily setup your own hands-on lab at your home in your pc but it will require some high configuration so i will tell you here the minimum configuration you will required to setup your lab at your home.
What do u think of building my home lab on vmware workstation as i cant afford building anything even near to such great labs you have or those labs guys are talking about, i have a lenovo Thinkpad with 32 GB or RAM and 1 TB of storage. I am planning to get the VCP5-DCV and hopefully VCAP5-DCA after.