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.

                 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.