The installation procedure of vSphere Replication involves several steps.

1

Before you deploy the vSphere Replication appliance, you must prepare the environment.

2

vSphere Replication is distributed as an OVF virtual appliance.

3

You must register the vSphere Replication Management Server with vCenter Single Sign-On on both the source and the target sites.

4

To use vSphere Replication between two sites managed by different vCenter Server instances, you need to configure a connection between the two vSphere Replication appliances.