VMware VMotion compatibility

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I have 2 servers one with cpu  Xeon E5520 and the other with cpu Xeon E5620\

Can I use the vmware vmotion between these 2 CPUs

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Yes, you will be able to use VMware Vmotion between hosts with those CPUs as long as you have enabled Intel VT in the BIOS on both servers if it isn't already.

VMware Vmotion support, see table - http://kb.vmware.com/kb/1003212

Intel E5520 - http://ark.intel.com/products/40200/Intel-Xeon-Processor-E5520-(8M-Cache-2_26-GHz-5_86-GTs-Intel-QPI)

Intel E5620 - http://ark.intel.com/products/47925/Intel-Xeon-Processor-E5620-(12M-Cache-2_40-GHz-5_86-GTs-Intel-QPI)

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