vCenter

 View Only
  • 1.  Manage ESXI 8 by vcenter 7

    Posted Feb 05, 2024 05:58 AM

    Hi,

    Can we add and manage the esxi 8 with vcenter 7? currently we are using esxi 7 with vcenter 7.



  • 2.  RE: Manage ESXI 8 by vcenter 7

    Posted Feb 05, 2024 07:12 AM

    As per interoperability matrix, you cannot manage ESXi 8.x on lower vCenter version i.e 7.x

    https://interopmatrix.vmware.com/Interoperability?col=1363,&row=2,

    You can try it in lab and see, in the past when I tried to add higher version of ESXi in a lower version VC, it didnt allow me to add the node. However, I haven't tried on versions 7.x and 8.x