vSphere Replication

How to Configure VM Replication in vSphere Replication 8 Step by Step

Configure VM Replication

VMware vSphere Replication protects virtual machines running in the vSphere Infrastructure by configuring replication. You can easily set up & configure VM replication of any VM in your vCenter. In this post, we will see How to Configure VM Replication in vSphere Replication 8 Step by Step.

VMware vSphere Replication is a VMware solution for data protection and disaster recovery for all your virtual machines in your environment. VMware vSphere Replication is a hypervisor-based, asynchronous replication solution for vSphere virtual machines. It is fully integrated with VMware vCenter Server and the vSphere Web Client. vSphere Replication delivers flexible, reliable, and cost-efficient replication.

vSphere Replication provides the lowest RPO of 5 minutes so that in case of any failure you don’t lose much data & you can start your critical workloads easily.

So let’s see How to Configure VM Replication in vSphere Replication Step by Step:

Step 1:
You can configure Replication by right click the on which you want to.
Site Recovery > Configure Replication.

Step 2:
You can also configure VM replication by going into Site Recovery.
Replications Tab.
Click New.

Step 3:
Select the Target site where you want your VM to be replicated.

Step 4:
Select the VM for which you want to configure Replication.

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Step 5:
Select the Target datastore for Replicated VM storage.

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Step 6:
Configure the Replication Settings.
Set the required RPO.
You can Enable point in time instances.
If required any extra options that also you can enable.

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Step 7:
Review all the configuration.
Click Finish to start the replication.

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You can see that Replication is configured successfully.

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It may take few time to sync the data. Once it is completed status will show as OK.

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You can also login into your DR Site to check the Incoming Replication.

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So using this way you can easily configure the VM replication in vSphere Replication.

Now you can easily setup & configure your critical VM replication so that in case of any disaster or failure you can easily recover your servers & data.

 

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Mayur Parmar

Hi I am Mayur Parmar. Independent Author & Founder of Mastering VMware. I am working in IT industry for more than 4 Years with knowledge of VMware , Microsoft Server's, Linux Server's.

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