Oracle Virtual Network - Configuration Maximums

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    The following outlines the maximum configurations for the Oracle Virtual Network product.

     

    Maximum vNICs  per physical Server, by Operating System

     

    OSMaximum
    vSphere 5.x 8 (10GE NIC ports)
    32 (1GE NIC ports)
    6 (10GE and 4 1GE ports) (Combo)
    vSphere 4.x 4 (10GE NIC ports)
    32 (1GE NIC ports)
    Windows 2008 R2 16 vNICs
    Windows 2012 R2 16 vNICs
    Linux (RHEL, OL) 16 vNICs
    OVM 3.x 16 vNICs

     

    Maximum vHBAs per physical server, by Operating System

     

    OSMaximum
    vSphere 5.x 8 vHBAs
    vSphere 4.x 8 vHBAs
    Windows 2008 R2 8 vHBAs
    Windows 2012 R2 8 vHBAs
    Linux (RHEL, OL) 8 vHBAs
    OVM 3.x 8 vHBAs

     

    Devices Maximums

     

    ItemMaximum
    Fabric Interconnects (F1-15 & F1-4) ~250  Physical Servers behind a pair
    4096 vNICs  & vHBAs per F1-*
    10x1GB I/O Module 160 vNICs
    1x10GB I/O Module 128 vNICs
    4x10GB I/O Module 256 vNICs
    2x8FC I/O Module 126 vHBAs (63 per port)