Not able to complete NVIDIA Tesla P100 Grid Setup on the vSphere Host Server with Vmware ESXI 6.7

Hi

I am unable to setup the NVIDIA Tesla P100 Grid Setup on the vSphere Host Server with [b]Vmware ESXI 6.7 on DELL EMC poweredge R740.

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When I am trying to run nvidia-smi command I am getting following error

Failed to initialize NVML: Unknown Error

NVIDIA Driver as follows

#esxcli software vib list |grep -i nvidia

NVIDIA-VMware_ESXi_6.7_Host_Driver 390.113-1OEM.670.0.0.8169922 NVIDIA VMwareAccepted 2019-03-06

And it also showing as module loaded in the OS as below

[b]vmkload_mod -l | grep nvidia

nvidia 0 13828[/b]

Also we done following changes in BIOS

Memory Mapped I/O above 4 GB - Enabled
Memory Mapped I/O above Base - 512 GB

Host OS : Vmware ESXI 6.7
NVIDIA Graphics Hardware : Tesla P100

Kindly help me to solve this issue

Hello,

I am not an expert on this subject, but you might check out this KB article.

https://nvidia.custhelp.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/4119/~/incorrect-bios-settings-on-a-server-when-used-with-a-hypervisor-can-cause-mmio

Best,
Tom