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Status Delivered
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
RFE ID 148004
RFE Product IBM DataPower Gateways
  • Guest
    May 20, 2022

    VMotion support is now official as of

    Added support for VMotion on VMware ESXi 7.0

    The DataPower support is limited to ESXi host-migration in a cluster by using VMotion events, which can be configured either manually or by the scheduler support in VMware vCenter.

  • 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