VxRail: Impact on using vSphere Standard license on the hosts when performing an upgrade or hardware replacement


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To use the automated hardware replacement process, you must have a VMware Enterprise Plus license installed on your VxRail Appliance cluster. If your cluster is using a standard license, features such as DRS and automatic vMotion are disabled. With a standard license you must manually migrate all virtual machines off the affected node before replacing any hardware.or any upgrade