Configuring an iDRAC vFlash partition as a datastore in VMware ESXi

Configuring an iDRAC vFlash partition as a datastore in VMware ESXi


This post is written by Sandesh K, Shiva Katta and Krishnaprasad K

This white paper explores a way of exposing iDRAC vFlash partition to ESXi to use it as a datastore. It talks about step by step configurations needed to make an iDRAC vFlash partition as a datastore in VMware ESXi.

However note that VMware officially don’t support FAT16 filesystem. VMware officially supports only VMFS and NFS for datastores.

The white paper can be Downloaded.


Article ID: SLN310253

Last Date Modified: 08/16/2018 07:39 AM


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