Managing your system is always important, but you might want to minimise how much time you spend on this. So to help you you will find some resources on various aspects of system management for PowerEdge systems running VMWare ESX or ESXi.
SLES 11 SP 1 has inconsistent / unpredictable network behavior, dropped pings or nonfunctional NICs. Behavior may be noticed after fresh install of SLES 11 SP1, after an update to SLES 11 SP1, or 10 SP4. SLES 11 (prior to update 1) did not properly enforce reverse path filtering.
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