ESXi boot from SAN not yet supported

VMware should really improve the documentation of their products. First there was confusion about the support of Jumbo Frames on the VMkernel network in ESXi, now there is confusion about the support for booting ESXi from SAN. According to a knowledgebase article published on booting from SAN is supported. However, according the documentation it is not supported. It is still in an experimentatal phase. Technically however it functions perfectly well.

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About Marcel van den Berg
I am a technical consultant with a strong focus on server virtualization, desktop virtualization, cloud computing and business continuity/disaster recovery.

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