Moving VM server to new host cluster

I need to move VM servers to a new host cluster in vCenter. The host that the vm servers are on has a different processor then the one I'd like to move them to. What can I do to keep issues at bay before and after the move?
Leah WhitneyAsked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
If you have EVC enabled, on the Host Servers, Live Migration (vMotion) will not be an issue, and will take care of the move.

If you have no EVC, no vMotion, a cold migration. e.g. when the Guest VM is off, will have no issues.

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Leah WhitneyAuthor Commented:
It appears that the cluster I want to move the vm servers to don't have EVC enable. The one that they are living on now does. It looks like I have some work to do.
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