Dell EMC PowerEdge servers certified for VMware vSphere 6.7

Dell EMC PowerEdge servers certified for VMware vSphere 6.7


This blog post is written by Revathi A from Dell Hypervisor Engg. team

  • VMware vSphere 6.7 is a next major release from VMware which has been certified on DellEMC PowerEdge (PE) servers. Following are some of the highlights of vSphere 6.7 release on Dell EMC PowerEdge servers.
  • DellEMC has certified 68 servers that includes 300+ configurations (Server & Feature certifications) for vSphere 6.7 on VMware vSphere 6.7 GA. Refer to VMware HCL for complete list of VMware certified dell servers.
  • VMware introduced support for TPM 2.0 in vSphere 6.7. This feature is certified and supported only on 13th & 14th generation of DellEMC PowerEdge servers.
  • VMware introduced support for NVDIMM in vSphere 6.7. This feature is certified and supported on 14th generation of DellEMC PowerEdge servers. Refer to VMware HCL on NVDIMM listing for list of certified servers.
NOTE: This list gets updated with new DellEMC Platforms launch. We recommend to review VMware HCL page for updates.
  • vSphere 6.7 supports maximum physical memory up to 12 Tera Bytes and PowerEdge R830 & R940 models of servers are certified for max memory of 6TB.
  • VMware vDGA (virtual Direct Graphics Acceleration) is a feature offered by VMware and currently enabled with NVIDIA & AMD GPUs. This feature is certified on PowerEdge R740, R730 & T640 server models. Refer VMware HCL for vDGA.
  • For a list of Certified SD cards on Dell Servers, refer to Table-2 in guide "VMware vSphere 6.7 on Dell PowerEdge Servers Compatibility Matrix" available at Dell support site.



Article ID: SLN312201

Last Date Modified: 08/20/2018 06:49 AM


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