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VladV
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SmartSwitch or SvMotion recommendation

Post by VladV » May 07, 2013 7:40 pm

I was trying to find out whether it is better to use smartswitch (Force veeam quick migration) or use SvMotion (on licensed hosts). I am sorry but I couldn't find a recommendation on this only this:
Moving the VM with VMware Storage vMotion or hot replication may require a lot of time and resources, or it may cause loss of valuable data.
which makes me believe that smartswitch is better than SvMotion.

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Vlad

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Re: SmartSwitch or SvMotion recommendation

Post by Gostev » May 07, 2013 8:42 pm

VMware Storage vMotion is certainly the better way, if you have it licensed.

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