Category Archives: DR/BC Solutions

Zerto Virtual Replication 3.5 - Architecture Overview.

By | July 9, 2016

Zerto Virtual Replication provides a business continuity (BC) and disaster recovery (DR) solution in a virtual environment. This is a competitor of VMware Site Recovery Manager and EMC Recover Point for Virtual Machines. Some main features: Recovery Point Objective (RPO) – seconds. (async replication available) Zerto Virtual Replication is storage-agnostic. Any storage supported by VMware (including FC, FCoE,… Read More »

Site Recovery Manager 5.8: Architecture Overview and Features

By | January 27, 2015

In this article we discuss overview of VMware solution for Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery virtualized environment - Site Recovery Manager (SRM). SRM helps administrators to plan, test, and run the recovery of virtual machines between a protected vCenter Server site and a recovery vCenter Server site in case primary site (protected) goes down. SRM is an example… Read More »

The host name in the Subject Alternative Name of the provided certificate does not match the SRM host name.

By | August 24, 2015

During installation SRM with custom certificate you can get an error:SRM certificate must meet the following criteria (following VMware site): The certificates used by the members of an SRM server pair (a protected site and a recovery site) must have a Subject Name value that is the same on both sites. A Common Name (CN) attribute, whose value… Read More »