The vSAN 2-node cluster must be connected to an external vCenter Server at the time of its deployment.
- VMware vCenter Server version requirements:
- Version 6.7u1 or later is required for 2-node cluster with direct-connect configuration.
- Version 6.7.u3 or later is required for switch configurations.
- The vCenter Server must be deployed before the deployment of the 2-node cluster.
- vCenter Server cannot be deployed on the 2-node cluster.