Tag Archives: Replication

When to use NetBackup Replication Director?

This week I received an email from my reader with question about difference between NetBackup Auto Image Replication (AIR) and Replication Director. I already wrote some posts about these NetBackup features: NetBackup AIR Overview? How to configure AIR using NetBackup MSDP? NetBackup Replication Director for VMware and also I described when to use Auto Image Replication (AIR). However… Read More »

VMware vSphere 6.0 U1 and vSphere Replication 6.1 and more have been released.

Today, 10th September, VMware released new version of the following products: VMware ESXi 6.0 Update 1 VMware vCenter Server 6.0 Update 1 VMware Update Manager 6.0 Update 1 VMware vSphere Replication 6.1 VMware vRealize Operations Manager 6.1 VMware VSAN 6.1 VMware Data Protection (VDP) 6.1 VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 6.1 Let's check what's new in above products… Read More »

What's new in EMC RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines (VMs) 4.3?

Today EMC released the next version of RecoverPoint for Virtual Machines VMs - 4.3. This is a solution that allows replicating virtual machines with virtual machine level granularity. There are another similar solutions such VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) with vSphere/array replication or Zerto Virtual Replication. I wrote some posts about RecoverPoint for VMs 4.1: How to deploy… Read More »

How to configure Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.8 or 6.x with vSphere Replication?

This post covers integrating Site Recovery Manager (SRM) with vSphere based replication. There are some others post that you should read before: Site Recovery Manager (SRM): Architecture overview Site Recovery Manager (SRM): installing with embedded database Site Recovery Manager (SRM): installing with external database Installing and configuring vSphere Replication 6.0 After you install SRM and vSphere Replication, you… Read More »

How to install and configure VMware vSphere Replication (Hypervisor Based Replication) 6.0?

VMware vSphere Replication (Hypervisor Based Replication HBR) is a solution included in the Essentials Plus Kit and higher editions of vSphere. As I mentioned in Site Recovery Manager: Architecture Overview and Features vSphere replication can be used with SRM for Disaster Recovery purpose. However, SRM is not necessary, just potentially VMs recovery in DR would require more manual… Read More »