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Migrating VMs from Cloud ESXi host to a brand new on-premise ESXi

Post by eryo00 »

Hi all,

looking for some advise, we are planning to migrate a DC and TS servers from ESXi host hosted on data center vmcloud platform to a newly built on-premise ESXi host.

There is a site to site VPN tunnel and downtime would not be a huge problem as this could be done after hours or over the weekend. We currently don't have any Veeam

licenses and I was wondering if this could still be done using Veeam free backup?

Thank you!

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Re: Migrating VMs from Cloud ESXi host to a brand new on-premise ESXi

Post by falkob »

Do you have access to source and target ESXi hosts ?
If yes you could use Veeam Quick Migration for your migration.

https://helpcenter.veeam.com/docs/backu ... l?ver=95u4
https://helpcenter.veeam.com/docs/backu ... l?ver=95u4

Hope this helps

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Re: Migrating VMs from Cloud ESXi host to a brand new on-premise ESXi

Post by veremin »

How many VMs are you planning to migrate?

Replication job will migrate VMs more reliably, so, depending on number of VMs you can:

- either use Veeam Backup and Replication Community Edition (<= 10 VMs)
- or request Evaluation License for Veeam Backup and Replication (> 10 VMs)

Thanks!

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