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What is a Workspace?
VPC+ creates a workspace after discovering your environment. In the workspace you can add, delete or edit any section of your VPC. For example, you can atta...
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:15 AM
Are there any quotas or limitations for IBM VPC that I need to be aware of before migrating?
Yes, the quota limitations for IBM VPC are different from IBM Cloud classic infrastructure. You can find the full list of limitations here.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:16 AM
Can I access my current IBM Cloud classic environment if I migrate to VPC?
Yes, you can establish a link to your existing IBM Cloud classic infrastructure when you migrate to VPC. The migration will not disrupt anything from your e...
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:16 AM
What do I need to do to migrate VSI's with their primary along with the secondary volumes?
To migrate VSI's with both primary and secondary volumes attached, you need to make sure that when you mount your disks in your classic machine it is m...
Thu, 18 Jun, 2020 at 4:42 PM
How many secondary volumes can be migrated to VPC?
Only a total of 3 secondary volumes can be migrated. 
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:33 AM
Why is my provisioning process taking too long?
Provisioning can take a significant amount of time depending on the size of your instances and images. Wait till the process is complete and keep the VPC+ t...
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:34 AM
Is it compulsory to add an SSH key to VSI?
It is compulsory to add an SSH key to VSIs for migration purposes.
Mon, 28 Sep, 2020 at 2:24 AM
Which type of SSH keys are supported?
Only the RSA encrypted keys are supported.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:34 AM
Will there be any business disruption during the migration process?
You should have a dedicated migration window set as your VSI will be restarted when VPC+ takes a snapshot of the image.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:35 AM
What precautions should I take during the migration process?
Please make sure not to delete any resources from your IBM Cloud environment (e.g. from Cloud Object Storage or Image Templates) during the migration process.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2020 at 9:35 AM