BCDR

Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery

Zerto: Perform a VPG Move (VM Migration)

In a situation where a workload needs to be migrated from a protected to a recovery (or site A to site B) in an effort to change where the production workload [...]

Zerto: Create a Virtual Protection Group (VPG)

This blog is the next step following the creation/deployment of the VRAs. To begin protecting virtual machines, you will need to configure virtual [...]

Zerto: Deploy Virtual Replication Appliances

If you've followed along with Zerto: ZVM Installation, this entry is a continuation, and provides steps to deploying the Zerto Virtual Replication [...]

Zerto: ZVM Installation

Here we go!  The following procedure is a step-by-step installation of Zerto Virtual Replication 4.5 U3.  Before starting, you should have built 2 Windows [...]

Zerto 4.5 POC Design

In addition to VMware Site Recovery Manager testing, I've also built a 2-site Zerto proof-of-concept environment in the sandbox, which actually spans two [...]

Zerto Virtual Replication 4.5

In addition to VMware Site Recovery Manager evaluation, I've also been asked to perform a side-by-side comparison with Zerto Virtual Replication, and provide [...]

SRM 6.1 POC Update – Post Failed PSC Remediation

Just an update here to show that after resolving that PSC synchronization issue in our environment, I am now able to successfully pair the two SRM sites in our [...]

SRM 6.1 POC Update & PSC Problems

I recently ran into some problems during my first attempt at pairing the two sites in my SRM POC, which resulted in a failure, and some misleading error [...]

VMware Site Recovery Manager 6.1 Diagram

I wasn't able to locate a complete diagram for SRM that included both the various services PLUS the communication ports, all rolled up into a deploy-able [...]