Start-VBRvCloudQuickMigration

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    Short Description

    Starts a quick migration of vCloud VMs.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware, Hyper-V

    Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Syntax

    Start-VBRvCloudQuickMigration -InstantRecovery <InstantRecoveryObject> [-StorageProfile <CVcdOrgVdcStorageProfile>] [-vCloudDatastore <CVcdDatastoreRestoreInfo>] [-RunAsync]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet starts a quick migration of vCloud VMs.

    Start-VBRvCloudQuickMigration Note:

    To perform a quick migration of vCloud VMs you must run an instant recovery of  the necessary vCloud VMs beforehand. Run Start-VBRvCloudInstantRecovery to perform an instant recovery of  the necessary vCloud VMs.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    InstantRecovery

    Specifies the vCloud VM that you want to migrate.

    Accepts the InstantRecoveryObject type.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByPropertyName)

    False

    StorageProfile

    Specifies the storage policy of the selected vCloud VM that is restored to the original location.

    NOTE: the cmdlet won`t restore the storage policy of vCloud VMs in case you restore them to the different location.

    Accepts the CVcdOrgVdcStorageProfile type.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    vCloudDatastore

    Specifies the vCloud datastore. Veeam Backup & Replication will move the vCloud VM data to the selected vCloud datastore.

    Accepts the CVcdDatastoreRestoreInfo type.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    RunAsync

    Indicates that the command returns immediately without waiting for the task to complete.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.

    .

    Return Type

    Example

    This example shows how to start quick migration of the vCloud VM.

    1. Run Get-VBRRestorePoint to get the array of the restore points for the selected VM. Save the result to the $restorepoint variable.
    2. Run Start-VBRvCloudInstantRecovery with the $restorepoint variable. Save the result to the $VM variable.
    3. Run Start-VBRvCloudQuickMigration with the $VM variable.

    $restorepoint = Get-VBRRestorePoint

    $VM = Start-VBRvCloudInstantRecovery -RestorePoint $restorepoint[1]

    Start-VBRvCloudQuickMigration -InstantRecovery $VM

    Related Commands

    Get-VBRRestorePoint

    Start-VBRvCloudInstantRecovery