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Foglight for Virtualization Enterprise Edition 8.9 - Foglight for Cloud Migration User Guide

Importing Cloud Models from Portal

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The Import Cloud Models From Portal dialog box opens.
The Cloud Instance table refreshes automatically and imported Cloud instances are added into this table.

Exporting Cloud instances

Running Cloud Model

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In the Cloud Model view, Add or Import Cloud IaaS Offerings.
Click Select VMs, select the VMs that you want to migrate to the Cloud instance, and then click Save.
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In the Performance VS Cost Saving area, specify the following:
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Select time range for analysis. The options include:
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Select Model Type. Select either of the following:
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Click Run Model.

Model Outcome pane

The Model Outcome pane locates on the bottom of the Cloud Model view, which includes two sections:

Lists the detailed information about the selected Cloud instance, including Cloud, Tier, Region, Instance, Cost, Instances Required, and Explore Outcome.
Click Review Model in Explore Outcome column. A Cloud Migration Model Review pane will be open.
In the Cloud Migration Model Review pane, the upper table shows VM Fit status, which indicates how suited a VM is to the modeled IaaS instance. It includes:
Poor: Indicates that the VM will use a minimal amount of the provisioned resources.
Good: Indicates that the VM will use between 20%~60% of the provisioned resources.
Excellent: Indicates that the VM will use over 60% of the provisioned resources.
Clicking Export as Excel, the model review result will be exported into an Excel file.
Clicking View VMs outside of this model, a VM’s Outside of this model dialog box opens. It shows the reasons why some VMs are not suitable for migration.
The lower table lists detailed information about all VMs that can be migrated to the selected Cloud instance, including VM Name, Protected Status, vCenter, Cluster, CPU Fit, Memory Fit, Disk IOPs /Throughput Fit, and Cost Estimation.
Select the VMs and click Add to Migration Plan, then the VMs will be displayed in the Plan table under Migration tab. For more information, see Modeling Virtual machines .
Click Start Over will return to the Cloud Model view.
Click Back will return to the Model Outcome pane.
Lists detailed information about all VMs that cannot be migrated to the selected Cloud instance, including State, Model Issue, VM name, OS, vCenter, Cluster, CPU, Memory, and IOPs.

Click Back will return to the Cloud Model view.

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