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Migrating virtual machines with Raw Device Mappings (RDMs)

To celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday in the US today, we have a new presentation, which we have incorporated into one of our very popular KB articles: Migrating virtual machines with Raw Device Mappings (RDMs) (1005241).

The presentation and KB article discusses some of the common questions that arise when migrating virtual machines that utilize Raw Device Mappings (RDMs).

  1. Warm migration (vMotion), where the virtual machine state as powered on.
  2. Cold migration, where the virtual machine state as powered off.
  3. Storage migration (Storage vMotion), where the virtual machine state as powered on.

Be sure to read the full content of the KB article for step-by-step instructions and much more additional information.