New Open Source Solution Makes Azure Data Center Migration Easier Than Ever

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Have you ever thought of moving your cloud data from one Azure data center to another? Migration can be a complex manual affair because you need to write a script to add automation, customization and repeatability to your data center migration and it causes lots of issues. Persistent Systems have released a free open source solution called Azure Data Center Migration Solution (ADCMS) developed in collaboration with the Microsoft Azure CAT team to fix these issues.

It provides a highly flexible and extensible method of moving assets from one Azure data center to another. With a focus on atomicity, this utility is designed to handle interruptions and either start from where it left off or roll back.

ADCMS produces a JSON based template of your subscription configuration metadata (including affinity groups, networks, disks, availability sets, load balancers and cloud services) which can then be used to stand up a replica, or edited to produce a modified version. This methodology enables export, import and migration.

The solution can be downloaded from github, and comes with a comprehensive user guide.

Read more about it here.

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