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Status Future consideration
Workspace DataPower Gateway
Created by Guest
Created on Jan 19, 2021

IBM DataPower to Support VMotion

IBM DataPower Virtual for VMWare does not currently support VMotion.

This is a requirement to allow for workload management within a virtualization environment.

Idea Priority High
Use Case
IBM Gateway Virtual Appliances running under VMWare. Host utilization CPU/Memory high on a host, causing DataPower virtual appliance to not be able to receive adequate resources. At this point, VMotion would move the appliance to a host that can meet the virtual machine's resource demands.
RFE ID 148004
RFE URL
RFE Product IBM DataPower Gateways
  • Guest
    Jan 20, 2021

    Hi there... we have several customers which use VMotion as an underlying technology for moving their DataPower VMs. As long as DP itself runs on a supported platform it is agnostic whether it is moved. Regards, Peter