You can mount one or more datastores from other vSAN clusters managed by the same vCenter Server.


  1. Navigate to the local vSAN cluster.
  2. Click the Configure tab.
  3. Under vSAN, click Datastore Sharing.
  4. Click Mount Remote Datastore.
  5. Select a datastore and click Next.
  6. Check the datastore compatibility, and click Finish.


The remote datastore is mounted to the local vSAN cluster.

What to do next

When you provision a VM, you can select the remote datastore as the storage resource. Assign a storage policy that is supported by the remote datastore.