This document provides details on how to deploy a network to be used by the Dell EMC XC Series cluster. The goals of this document are to:

  •  Assist administrators in selecting the best hardware and topology for their XC Series network
  •  Deliver step-by-step instructions on cabling, configuring, and deploying the XC Series network
  •  Provide best practices that ensure networking availability and scalability
  •  Provide examples of automating network configurations using Ansible playbooks
  •  Show cabling diagram examples for various networking topologies

Version 2.0 includes examples for: 

  • DNOS v9 and DNOS v10 
  • Hyper-V, ESXi, and AHV
  • 10GbE and 25GbE Dell EMC switches


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