What’s New in VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.8

VMware released Site Recovery Manager 5.8 with the release of vSphere 5.5 Update 2.  VMware SRM 5.8 improves with increased scalability and customization. Below is a list of the New Features. SRM has been integrated into the vSphere Web Client. vCenter Orchestrator for SRM which allows some automation in vCenter Orchestrator workflows Now protect up … Continue reading What’s New in VMware Site Recovery Manager 5.8

VMware SRM Protection Groups and Recovery Plans

This is Blog 6 on VMware Site Recovery Manager and vSphere Replication.  This post will cover creating Protection Groups and Recovery Plans. Current Progress Prod and DR Cluster Prod and DR Cluster 1 host per cluster with vSphere 5.5 1 Domain Controller (08R2) per site 1 vCenter Virtual Appliance (5.5) per site 1 SRM server … Continue reading VMware SRM Protection Groups and Recovery Plans

VMware vSphere Replication Install with SRM

This is Blog 4 on VMware Site Recover Manager.  This post will cover installing vSphere Replication.  At this point we have installed SRM, connected the sites and mapped all necessary resources.Current ProgressProd and DR ClusterProd and DR Cluster1 host per cluster with vSphere 5.51 Domain Controller (08R2) per site1 vCenter Virtual Appliance (5.5) per site1 … Continue reading VMware vSphere Replication Install with SRM

VMware Site Recovery Manager Site Mappings

This is Blog 3 on VMware Site Recovery Manger.  This post will cover Resource Mappings, Folder Mappings, Network Mapping sand the Placeholder Datastores.  At this point we have installed SRM at each site, connected them to the vCenter Server and connected the 2 sites. Current Progress Prod and DR Cluster Prod and DR Cluster 1 … Continue reading VMware Site Recovery Manager Site Mappings