When CDP or LLDP is set to Listen or Both, you can view physical switch information from the vSphere Client.

Launch the vSphere Client and log in to a vCenter Server system.

1

Log in to the vSphere Client and select the host from the inventory panel.

2

Click the Configuration tab and click Networking.

3

Click the information icon to the right of the vSphere standard switch or vSphere distributed switch to display information for that switch.

Switch information for the selected switch appears.