I need your knowledge , i need migrate from a plataform VSA 5.5 (Host ESX 5.1 and Vcenter 5.5) to a new hardware with VSAN 6 (Vsphere and Vcenter 6) . In a KB 2068923 indicate the way to migrate is create a Cluster VSAN in the plataform of the VSA . My question is can I Create a new Vcenter 6, create de Cluster VSAN and add the host from the plataform VSA for the migration?
I dont understand how can i proceed because in the plataform VSA i have many VM critical.
Hi! Actually there are Best Practices for this process:
(I know you saw it, just want everybody who reads this thread in future would see it as well).
So, I think you do can do what you want, but I think its better to follow an article
Caution: During application of these steps, there is a period of time where there is no redundancy for one or more of your VSA datastores. Ensure that you have a valid backup of your environment before you proceed with these steps.
To migrate all existing virtual machines running on VSA to one VSAN enabled ESXi 5.5 Update 1 or later host: