vSphere network port diagram

Very handy vSphere 5.X and vSphere 6.X network port diagrams has been released by VMware support. Diagrams shows ports, protocols and communication  direction between VMware majority products. In addition below diagram, is table with all ports, protocols, descriptions etc. Everyone who touches VMware technology should has diagram printed and hang it on the wall behind desk. If you have friends in network or security team, I’m pretty sure they will be happy to receive such a poster too 🙂


13/06/2016 – link to vSphere 6.X port diagram added

Artur Krzywdzinski

Artur is Consulting Architect at Nutanix. He has been using, designing and deploying VMware based solutions since 2005 and Microsoft since 2012. He specialize in designing and implementing private and hybrid cloud solution based on VMware and Microsoft software stacks, datacenter migrations and transformation, disaster avoidance. Artur holds VMware Certified Design Expert certification (VCDX #077).