HPE Community read-only access December 15, 2018
This is a maintenance upgrade. You will be able to read articles and posts, but not post or reply.
Hours:
Dec 15, 4:00 am to 10:00 am UTC
Dec 14, 10:00 pm CST to Dec 15, 4:00 am CST
Dec 14, 8:00 pm PST to Dec 15, 2:00 am PST
BladeSystem Virtual Connect
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Virtual Connect Flex10 internal X-connect

 
chuckk281
Trusted Contributor

Virtual Connect Flex10 internal X-connect

John had a Virtual Connect x-connect internal link question:

 

******************

 

Do the Virtual Connect Flex-10 interconnects really need the stacking links X7 and or X8 to synchronize or checkpoint? I was under the assumption that they did this through the internal network that is setup when you give ip’s to the OA, ILO and interconnects.

 

*******************

 

Andeas replied:

 

**********************

 

There is no internal communication, if both ports are used for uplinks.

 

******************

 

Comments? Questions? Good to know if you want to have greater netowrk physical separation. Bad if you want redundacy and don't use any of the uplink ports for stacking links.