VMware Released: VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.8 and vSphere Data Protection 5.8

VMware announces vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.8 and vSphere Data Protection (VDP) 5.8 at VMworld 2014 at San Francisco. This new release of SRM aims to deliver next-generation Disaster Recovery capabilities for vSphere environments. Here is list of new capabilities Continue reading VMware Released: VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.8 and vSphere Data Protection 5.8

vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 7

Now we are going to discuss Recovery Plan, Testing and Performing a Failover and Failback =================================================== Recovery Plan Recovery Plans are created at the recovery site so that they are accessible and can be run from the recovery site when Continue reading vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 7

vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 6

First we are going to discuss Replication With VR and then will cover Array-based Replication. To protect a single virtual machine or a group of virtual machines, the virtual machine files need to be replicated from the Protected Site to Continue reading vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 6

vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 5

Now SRA (Array Manager) or VR infrastructure is up and running we can start to configure the inventory mappings. The Inventory Mappings provide a convenient way to specify how the resources at the Protected Site are mapped to the resources Continue reading vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 5

vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 2

Installation Repair Altering authentication information to SRM database or vCenter server system will immediately prevent SRM to function correctly. For example, you change the Administrator password for the vCenter server, SRM will no longer able to communicate with vCenter server. Continue reading vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 2

vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 1

Introduction With today’s IT infrastructures, be it virtual or physical, disaster recovery has importance. Any business should be able to continue operating with reduced downtime for its sustainability amongst the competition. Two of the major factors used to service are Continue reading vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.X – Part 1