Phantom vNIC Issue - Windows Servers Missing IP Addressing After a Reboot (Doc ID 1528459.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Fabric Interconnect F1-15 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Fabric Interconnect F1-4 - Version All Versions to All Versions [Release All Releases]
Oracle Fabric Manager - Version 3.3.0 to 3.3.0 [Release 3.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Servers are losing their IP addresses/connectivity after a reboot, re-attempting to enter the IP address triggers a warning that its being already used by another NIC. The TCP/IP page is greyed out except for the gateway. But the server is still pingable.

Cause

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