Category Archives: DR/BC Solutions

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

By | June 15, 2015

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?

By | August 8, 2015

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 »

How to install Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.8 or 6.x Part 2: using external database.

By | June 7, 2015

In the previous post here I showed how to install Site Recovery Manager using embedded database. In this post I will show how to install Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.8 or 6.x using external database. Installing Site Recovery Manager (SRM) with external database To install Site Recovery Manager with external database please follow below steps (based on SRM… Read More »