Platespin Migrate 8 – migrate servers behind firewall

In case you have to migrate server which is behind firewall perform below steps:

  1. MS KB article how to limit port range for RPC – KB 154596
  2. Open following ports:
    • source server >> target server
      Port: 3725 TCP – data transfer
    • platespin server >> souce server
      Port: SMB (TCP 139, TCP 445, UDP 137,UDP 138), 135 TCP/445, and RPC ports which you specified while made port limitation – default port range 5000-5100 TCP

Good luck, you’ll need it 🙂

Artur Krzywdzinski

Artur is Consulting Architect at Nutanix. He has been using, designing and deploying VMware based solutions since 2005 and Microsoft since 2012. He specialize in designing and implementing private and hybrid cloud solution based on VMware and Microsoft software stacks, datacenter migrations and transformation, disaster avoidance. Artur holds VMware Certified Design Expert certification (VCDX #077).