Planning a Migration with Migrate for Compute Engine
General information for planning a migration with Google Cloud Migrate for Compute Engine (formerly Velostrata).
Running versus migrating VMs
Understanding the difference between running VMs and migrating VMs
Network access requirements
Networking access requirements for connecting migration endpoints.
The workflow for migrating an application using Migrate for Compute Engine.
VM migration lifecycle
The phases a particular VM undergoes during a migration to the cloud environment.
Understanding storage policies
Storage policy options and how to change storage policies.
Cloud instance rightsizing
Migrate for Compute Engine provides rightsizing recommendations based on performance and cost.
Customizing individual VM migrations
Migrate for Compute Engine handles most configuration changes automatically, but you can also script custom configuration for Windows and Linux.