Category Archives: DR/BC Solutions

What’s New in VMware vSphere 6.0: vMotion Enhancements

By | December 23, 2017

VMware vSphere 6 provides some vMotion Enhancements. With vSphere 6.0 vMotion is being expanded to: vMotion across vCenter Servers. vMotion across virtual switches. Long Distance vMotion. Replication-Assisted vMotion.   vMotion across vCenter Servers vSphere 6 introduces support for Cross vCenter vMotion and possibility to change compute, storage, networks, and management between data centers without disruption.  The following settings… Read More »

What’s New in VMware vSphere 6.0: Multi-CPU Fault Tolerance

By | February 8, 2015

This post covers Fault Tolerance (FT) improvements available in vSphere 6. I am so happy that at last Fault Tolerance (vSMP supported) can be used to protect the business critical systems. Just for a quick reminder what are limitations of Fault Tolerance available in vSphere 4.0-5.5: Only 1 vCPU per FT virtual machine. Shared storage required. Host CPU’s… Read More »

How to configure NetBackup Auto Image Replication (AIR)?

By | August 20, 2015

In the previous post I showed NetBackup Auto Image Replication architecture overview. In this post I will describe how to configure it with using MSDP (or OST compatbile Storage Server). NetBackup provides the ability to establish a trust relationship between replication domains. A trust relationship is optional. The following points describe how a trust relationship affects Auto Image… Read More »