vSphere 6.7 Homelab Setup For Beginners

This area of the sit is dedicated to basic “how-to” guides for the newbie wanting to setup their own vSphere environment on their home lab in a quick and simple way  Whilst still understanding the processes and settings required to get something up and running correctly.

This guide builds a two node home lab based aound vSphere 6.7 so you can try out all the good stuff vSphere has to offer (vMotion, DRS, DPM, Standard Switches,Virtual Distributed Switches etc).

All of the features talked about in these guides can be  used free by installing vsphere in evaluation mode.  You won’t require and trial licences or special keys to get going.


Part 1 – Installing and Configuring ESXi (Physical host with USB)