Site Recovery Manager Installation and Configuration is updated with each release of the product or when necessary.

This table provides the update history of Site Recovery Manager Installation and Configuration.

Revision

Description

EN-000864-10

Updated Requirements When Using Trusted SSL Certificates with Site Recovery Manager with new requirements for public authority certificates with internal server names.

EN-000864-09

Added that advanced settings are not retained during upgrade in Information That Site Recovery Manager Upgrade Preserves.

Expanded the upgrade prerequisites in Prepare for Site Recovery Manager Upgrade.

Added that only in-place upgrade is possible to upgrade to an update or patch release in In-Place Upgrade of Site Recovery Manager Server and Upgrade the Site Recovery Manager Server with Migration.

Corrected the path to SRA downloads on myvmware.com and clarified that you can download certified SRAs from third party sites in Configure the Upgraded Site Recovery Manager Installation and Install Storage Replication Adapters.

EN-000864-08

Expanded Installing Site Recovery Manager to Use with a Shared Recovery Site to state that converting a one-to-one configuration into a shared recovery site configuration is possible. Removed the statement from Limitations of Using Site Recovery Manager in Shared Recovery Site Configuration that stated that such a conversion is not possible.

Added that shared protected site and multiple-to-multiple site configurations are supported in Installing Site Recovery Manager to Use with a Shared Recovery Site. Removed the recommendation against implementing shared protected site configurations from Limitations of Using Site Recovery Manager in Shared Recovery Site Configuration.

Added that Site Recovery Manager does not support replication to multiple targets in Limitations of Using Site Recovery Manager in Shared Recovery Site Configuration.

Added topic Upgrade Site Recovery Manager in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration.

EN-000864-07

Further clarification of Subject Name requirements in Requirements When Using Trusted SSL Certificates with Site Recovery Manager.

EN-000864-06

EN-000864-05

Clarified supported upgrade paths in Upgrading Site Recovery Manager.

EN-000864-04

Reordered and expanded the information in Overview of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager.

Added Heterogeneous Configurations on the Protected and Recovery Sites.

Added architecture diagrams in Using Array-Based Replication with Site Recovery Manager and Using vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager.

Added Using Array-Based Replication and vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager.

Added Bandwidth Requirements for vSphere Replication.

Clarified Creating the Site Recovery Manager Database.

Added information about using a remote SQL Server database and additional instructions for SQL Server 2012 in Configure Microsoft SQL Server for Site Recovery Manager.

Clarified Site Recovery Manager Authentication.

Added Order of Upgrading vSphere and Site Recovery Manager Components.

Clarified that Site Recovery Manager Server and vCenter Server must be the same version on both sites in Install the Site Recovery Manager Server.

Clarified Configuring Array-Based Protection.

Expanded and revised Deploy an Additional vSphere Replication Server.

Clarified vSphere Replication authentication in Change the SSL Certificate of the vSphere Replication Appliance.

Added instruction not to activate automatic updates in Upgrade the vSphere Replication Management Server by Using the VAMI.

Added section Installing Site Recovery Manager to Use with a Shared Recovery Site.

Added troubleshooting information:

vSphere Replication Cannot Establish a Connection to the Hosts

Uploading a Valid Certificate to vSphere Replication Results in a Warning

vSphere Replication Status Shows as Disconnected

vSphere Replication Server Registration Takes Several Minutes

vSphere Replication is Inaccessible After Changing vCenter Server Certificate

EN-000864-03

Clarified the roles of the vSphere Replication management server and the vSphere Replication server in Using vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager and Deploy an Additional vSphere Replication Server.

Added steps for manually changing the upgrade URL in Upgrade the vSphere Replication Management Server by Using the VAMI and Upgrade vSphere Replication Servers.

Clarified that you can install more than one SRA per Site Recovery Manager Server in Install Storage Replication Adapters.

Clarified the use of the Install vSphere Replication option in Install the Site Recovery Manager Server.

Clarified when it is possible to install Site Recovery Manager Server and vCenter Server on the same system in Installing Site Recovery Manager and Install the Site Recovery Manager Server.

Clarified filename and location of ODBC Administrator tool in Create an ODBC System DSN for Site Recovery Manager.

Added Operational Limits of Site Recovery Manager.

Added Upgrade vSphere Replication Without Internet Access.

Added Unregister vSphere Replication from vCenter Server if the Appliance Was Deleted.

EN-000864-02

Added sequence for upgrading vCenter Server from version 4.1.x to Prepare for Site Recovery Manager Upgrade.

Clarified supported upgrade paths in Upgrading Site Recovery Manager.

EN-000864-01

Corrected the upgrade procedure for vSphere Replication servers in Upgrade vSphere Replication Servers.

EN-000864-00

Initial release.