At my work we have 3 ESXi hosts that have local storage. We do not have a SAN; but, we have used VEEAM backup and replication to move some Virtual machines to different hosts through the network.
I have discovered that our Database servers will require a new license file, from to the Vendor, after I move those VM's to another host (something about when changing the MAC address, it forces licensing to bring up a error); but never the less it is a lesson that one should not assume that one VM move will be just like every other VM move.
In the past I have been able to move Citrix servers without problems; but, i have never tried moving an Exchange or Active Directory server. This may be a silly question; but, I would rather ask and feel prepared instead of assuming and be wrong.
Since we have purchased a new ESXi host I must prepare to move some VM's around to different ESXi hosts in order to accommodate this new ESXi host.
My questions are:
1. Is there anything special that I must consider when I move our
server from one Esxi Host to another?
2. The same question goes for moving an