troubleshooting Question

Relocating Exchange 2016 mailboxes?

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DP230Flag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Hi experts, I have one Exchange 2016 database (~3.6 TB) and would like to separate it to 6 new databases (so each one will have ~ 600 GB).

We are OK with the moving stuffs (of mailboxes to the 6 new DBs - command: New-MoveRequest) but the remain old DB.

After we move all the mailboxes to their new locations, it said that Arbitration and Monitoring mailboxes also should be relocated. Can you advise and explain? What will happened if I delete the old DB without relocating them?

Many thanks!
Active Directory/Exchange Engineer

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