Get off my array! (Scripting datastore migrations with PowerCLI)

6 05 2011

We were recently asked by our storage team to migrate all VMs off of one array we are using and onto another.  Not being a huge fan of planning and carrying out a move like this one virtual disk at a time, I decided to take a stab at a datastore evacuation script.  There was already some know-how out there, so I started poking around and found some useful posts & threads:

http://get-admin.com/blog/how-to/vmware/powercli-evacuate-a-datastore/

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