RecoverPoint for VMs 5.0 SP1 New Features

DellEMC has just released RecoverPoint for VMs 5.0 SP1 which has a couple of New Features that are listed below from the release notes.  The network configuration process is huge improvement which I am pleased to see happen.  Copy VM network configuration Network configuration is now a semi-automatic process that no longer requires glue scripts. … Continue reading RecoverPoint for VMs 5.0 SP1 New Features

RecoverPoint for VMs 4.3 – New Features and Changes

RecoverPoint for VMs 4.3 has been released with a lot of new features and changes.  This blog will outline all of them with the hope of doing some demos in the future. Multi-cluster support RecoverPoint for VMs 4.3 now supports up to three copies (including the production copy) per consistency group and up to three … Continue reading RecoverPoint for VMs 4.3 – New Features and Changes

RPA Communication Security Level

I was recently installing RecoverPoint and I ran across something that I have never seen before.  During the Deployment Manager setup step 13 is “RPA Communication Security Level”. RecoverPoint 4.1.1 now supports Message Passing Interface (MPI) security for communication between RPA clusters. RecoverPoint MPI security offers the following RPA communication security levels: Accessible - Communication … Continue reading RPA Communication Security Level

RecoverPoint for VMs – Test Copy

EMC RecoverPoint for VMs is a virtualized hypervisor-based replication and disaster recovery solution that is integrated into the VMware. Virtual RecoverPoint appliances is installed on existing ESXi servers with and ESXi splitter that resides on all servers with protected workloads, allowing replication and recovery at the virtual disk (VMDK and RDM) level. Since the I/O … Continue reading RecoverPoint for VMs – Test Copy

RecoverPoint for VMs – VM Protection

EMC RecoverPoint for VMs is a virtualized hypervisor-based replication and disaster recovery solution that is integrated into the VMware. Virtual RecoverPoint appliances is installed on existing ESXi servers with and ESXi splitter that resides on all servers with protected workloads, allowing replication and recovery at the virtual disk (VMDK and RDM) level. Since the I/O … Continue reading RecoverPoint for VMs – VM Protection

RecoverPoint for VMs – Prerequisites

EMC RecoverPoint for VMs is a virtualized hypervisor-based replication and disaster recovery solution that is integrated into VMware. Virtual RecoverPoint appliances is installed on existing ESXi servers with and ESXi splitter that resides on all servers with protected workloads, allowing replication and recovery at the virtual disk (VMDK and RDM) level. Since the I/O splitter … Continue reading RecoverPoint for VMs – Prerequisites