Move site collection from one content database to another content database

In this article we can able to see how to move site collection from one content database to another content database using PowerShell.
Using Move-SPSite , this is used to move a site collection from one content database to another content database.
We have to execute the below command.

Move-SPSite -Identity “http://dotnetsgharepoint.com/sites/movesitecollection”-DestinationDatabase “WSS_AnotherDBName”
#-Identity is used to identify the site collection

Once Move-SPSite command executed, have to restart the IIS, run the iisreset command on all the servers in the farm to reflect changes in the IIS.

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Author: "Sharepoint Thoughts"

I’m a Microsoft Certified IT Professional with 5+ Years Experience on SharePoint Technologies. Worked extensively on “SharePoint 2007”, “SharePoint 2010”, “SharePoint 2013” & “SharePoint 2016” on Implementation, Configuration & Troubleshooting several Projects.

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