Category Archives: DR/BC Solutions

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 »