Cluster migration tool for windows server 2016


  • Hi,

    Please help if anyone has Hyper-v Cluster migration tool available.


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    • Edited by IrshadAlam Friday, September 14, 2018 11:28 AM
    Friday, September 14, 2018 11:28 AM

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  • A description of what you are trying to migrate would be helpful.  For example, it is possible to upgrade in-place from a 2012 R2 cluster to a 2016 cluster without any special tools.  2016 introduced a rolling upgrade process that allows you to introduce a 2016 node into a 2012 R2 cluster.  See for details.

    At a minimum, you may want to start with this -


    Friday, September 14, 2018 12:46 PM
  • Hi,

    Thanks for your question.

    Would you like to migrate specific roles or services like VMs from this cluster to another? If this, we can follow this article if it is applicable to your desired implementation. 

    Best practices for migration of cluster windows 2008 R2 / 2012

    Perhaps would you like to migrate cluster upgrade to a new cluster like cluster 2012R2 to cluster 2016, we can follow above suggestion from Tim, also provides another guidance towards this procedure for your reference.

    SOLVED: How To Migrate A Server 2012 R2 Cluster To New Server 2016 Servers In 11 Easy Steps

    Please Note: Since the web site is not hosted by Microsoft, the link may change without notice. Microsoft does not guarantee the accuracy of this information.

    Hope above information can help you. If you have any question or concern, please feel free to let me know.

    Best regards,


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    Monday, September 17, 2018 7:29 AM