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Moving VMs among datastores

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I need to move dozens of VMs among datastores of the same vSphere infrastructure.
I'd like to schedule the activity as I schedule backup and replicas.
Can Veeam B&R provide a solution for my needs?
I looked at the available menus but I was unable to find what I need.
Is there a way to do what I need?
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Re: Moving VMs among datastores

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Yes, you can use replication jobs (specify the datastore you need in the job options) and then commit failover option to do that via controlled schedule.

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Re: Moving VMs among datastores

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Great!
What do you mean "commit failover options"?
I don't want to create a replica, just move my VMs...
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Re: Moving VMs among datastores

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I refer to this option > Permanent Failover. In this case you will be able to schedule virtual disk migration process, otherwise you can use quick migration capability.

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