After you have set up an environment with two hosts and configured vMotion networking, ensure that the virtual machines meet the requirements for vMotion. Install VMware Tools to ensure better virtual machine performance.


Select a virtual machine on host ESXi-A.


Right-click the virtual machine and select All Virtual Infrastructure Actions > Install/Ugrade VMware Tools.


Click Automatic Upgrade and click Yes.


Wait for the task to finish.


Ensure that VMware Tools is up-to-date on the virtual machine by reviewing the Summary tab.

You have complete all configuration steps. You can migrate the powered-on virtual machine to from host ESXi-A to host ESXi-B.