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UCS server configuration with cisco switch

 

hello We have cisco ucs server with 2 LAN cards and layer 3 switch .

 

- i have multipal L3 vlan on L3 Switch

- UCS server is also connected with L3 switch as an Access port

-on ucs server , we have virtual switches .

 

what should be the configuration of UCS and Cisco L3 Switch , so that all virtual switches can communicate with L3 switch connected with ucs server .

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VIP Red

Can you be more specific,

Can you be more specific, best to post a diagram of the topology

I understand, that you have C-2xxx-M servers, without a fabric interconnect, connecting to a Cisco switch ? correct ?

On the server, you have a hypervisor (ESXi ?) and therefore a virtual switch ?

Is the server dual homed to 2 Cisco access switches ?

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 Yes , You are right with the

 

Yes , You are right with the topology and   C-2xxx-M with 2 NIC (Teaming )

                                            

                              C-2xxx-M -----|------Cisoc L3 Switch |--------Core Switch (2 core Switches)

 

i have 2 core switches for redundancy , please let me know the best configuration shoud be b/w C-2xxx-M and L3 switch .

 

                             

 

                                           

                               

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

VIP Red

I assume you need only

I assume you need only Ethernet / IP, not Fibrechannel ?

The classical design is shown in the attachment; L2 in the access, and L2/L3 in the aggregation layer.

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