VMware ESX 4.1 and vCenter Server 4.1 Edition


ESX Configuration Guide : Networking : Basic Networking with vNetwork Distributed Switches : Configuring vNetwork Distributed Switch Network Adapters : Managing Physical Adapters

Managing Physical Adapters
For each host associated with a vNetwork Distributed Switch, you must assign physical network adapters, or uplinks, to the vNetwork Distributed Switch. You can assign one uplink on each host per uplink port on the vNetwork Distributed Switch.