Site Recovery Manager Installation and Configuration
  Updated Information
  Overview of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
    About Protected Sites and Recovery Sites
    Bidirectional Protection
    Heterogeneous Configurations on the Protected and Recovery Sites
  Site Recovery Manager System Requirements
    Site Recovery Manager Licensing
    Site Recovery Manager Network Ports
    Operational Limits of Site Recovery Manager
  Creating the Site Recovery Manager Database
    Requirements when Using Microsoft SQL Server with Site Recovery Manager
    Requirements for Using Oracle Server with Site Recovery Manager
    Back Up and Restore the Embedded vPostgres Database
    Create an ODBC System DSN for Site Recovery Manager
  Site Recovery Manager Authentication
    Requirements When Using Trusted SSL Certificates with Site Recovery Manager
    Provide Trusted CA Certificates to vSphere Web Client
  Installing Site Recovery Manager
    Prerequisites for Site Recovery Manager Server Installation
    Install Site Recovery Manager Server
    Connect the Site Recovery Manager Server Instances on the Protected and Recovery Sites
    Establish a Client Connection to the Remote Site Recovery Manager Server Instance
    Install the Site Recovery Manager License Key
    Modify a Site Recovery Manager Server Installation
    Repair a Site Recovery Manager Server Installation
    Site Recovery Manager Server Does Not Start
    Uninstall and Reinstall the Same Version of Site Recovery Manager
    Unregister an Incompatible Version of vSphere Replication
  Upgrading Site Recovery Manager
    Information That Site Recovery Manager Upgrade Preserves
    Types of Upgrade that Site Recovery Manager Supports
    Order of Upgrading vSphere and Site Recovery Manager Components
    Upgrade Site Recovery Manager
      Prepare for Site Recovery Manager Upgrade
      In-Place Upgrade of Site Recovery Manager Server
      Upgrade Site Recovery Manager Server with Migration
      Configure and Verify the Upgraded Site Recovery Manager Installation
      Revert to a Previous Release of Site Recovery Manager
  Creating Site Recovery Manager Placeholders and Mappings
    About Placeholder Virtual Machines
    About Inventory Mappings
      Select Inventory Mappings
    About Placeholder Datastores
      Configure a Placeholder Datastore
  Installing Site Recovery Manager to Use with a Shared Recovery Site
    Limitations of Using Site Recovery Manager in Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Timeout Errors when Powering on Virtual Machines on a Shared Recovery Site
    Site Recovery Manager Licenses in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
    Install Site Recovery Manager In a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Use vSphere Replication in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Install Site Recovery Manager Server on Multiple Protected Sites to Use with a Shared Recovery Site
      Install Multiple Site Recovery Manager Server Instances on a Shared Recovery Site
      Connect the Site Recovery Manager Sites in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Use Array-Based Replication in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Configure Placeholders and Mappings in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
    Upgrade Site Recovery Manager in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
  Updated Information
  Overview of VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager
    About Protected Sites and Recovery Sites
    Bidirectional Protection
    Heterogeneous Configurations on the Protected and Recovery Sites
  Site Recovery Manager System Requirements
    Site Recovery Manager Licensing
    Site Recovery Manager Network Ports
    Operational Limits of Site Recovery Manager
  Creating the Site Recovery Manager Database
    Requirements when Using Microsoft SQL Server with Site Recovery Manager
    Requirements for Using Oracle Server with Site Recovery Manager
    Back Up and Restore the Embedded vPostgres Database
    Create an ODBC System DSN for Site Recovery Manager
  Site Recovery Manager Authentication
    Requirements When Using Trusted SSL Certificates with Site Recovery Manager
    Provide Trusted CA Certificates to vSphere Web Client
  Installing Site Recovery Manager
    Prerequisites for Site Recovery Manager Server Installation
    Install Site Recovery Manager Server
    Connect the Site Recovery Manager Server Instances on the Protected and Recovery Sites
    Establish a Client Connection to the Remote Site Recovery Manager Server Instance
    Install the Site Recovery Manager License Key
    Modify a Site Recovery Manager Server Installation
    Repair a Site Recovery Manager Server Installation
    Site Recovery Manager Server Does Not Start
    Uninstall and Reinstall the Same Version of Site Recovery Manager
    Unregister an Incompatible Version of vSphere Replication
  Upgrading Site Recovery Manager
    Information That Site Recovery Manager Upgrade Preserves
    Types of Upgrade that Site Recovery Manager Supports
    Order of Upgrading vSphere and Site Recovery Manager Components
    Upgrade Site Recovery Manager
      Prepare for Site Recovery Manager Upgrade
      In-Place Upgrade of Site Recovery Manager Server
      Upgrade Site Recovery Manager Server with Migration
      Configure and Verify the Upgraded Site Recovery Manager Installation
      Revert to a Previous Release of Site Recovery Manager
  Creating Site Recovery Manager Placeholders and Mappings
    About Placeholder Virtual Machines
    About Inventory Mappings
      Select Inventory Mappings
    About Placeholder Datastores
      Configure a Placeholder Datastore
  Installing Site Recovery Manager to Use with a Shared Recovery Site
    Limitations of Using Site Recovery Manager in Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Timeout Errors when Powering on Virtual Machines on a Shared Recovery Site
    Site Recovery Manager Licenses in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
    Install Site Recovery Manager In a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Use vSphere Replication in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Install Site Recovery Manager Server on Multiple Protected Sites to Use with a Shared Recovery Site
      Install Multiple Site Recovery Manager Server Instances on a Shared Recovery Site
      Connect the Site Recovery Manager Sites in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Use Array-Based Replication in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
      Configure Placeholders and Mappings in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
    Upgrade Site Recovery Manager in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
Site Recovery Manager Administration
  Updated Information
  Site Recovery Manager Privileges, Roles, and Permissions
    How Site Recovery Manager Handles Permissions
    Site Recovery Manager and the vCenter Server Administrator Role
    Site Recovery Manager and vSphere Replication Roles
    Managing Permissions in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
    Assign Site Recovery Manager Roles and Permissions
    Site Recovery Manager Roles Reference
  Replicating Virtual Machines
    Using Array-Based Replication with Site Recovery Manager
      Configure Array-Based Replication
        Install Storage Replication Adapters
        Configure Array Managers
        Rescan Arrays to Detect Configuration Changes
        Edit Array Managers
        Specify an Unreplicated Datastore for Swap Files
    Using vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager
      Replicating a Virtual Machine and Enabling Multiple Point in Time Instances
    Using Array-Based Replication and vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager
  Creating and Managing Protection Groups
    About Array-Based Protection Groups and Datastore Groups
      How Site Recovery Manager Computes Datastore Groups
    About vSphere Replication Protection Groups
    Create Protection Groups
    Organize Protection Groups in Folders
    Add or Remove Datastore Groups or Virtual Machines to or from a Protection Group
    Apply Inventory Mappings to All Members of a Protection Group
    Configure Inventory Mappings for an Individual Virtual Machine in a Protection Group
    Modifying the Settings of a Protected Virtual Machine
    Remove Protection from a Virtual Machine
    Protection Group Status Reference
    Virtual Machine Protection Status Reference
  Creating, Testing, and Running Recovery Plans
    Testing a Recovery Plan
      Test Networks and Datacenter Networks
    Performing a Planned Migration or Disaster Recovery By Running a Recovery Plan
      Running a Recovery with Forced Recovery
    Differences Between Testing and Running a Recovery Plan
    Performing Test Recovery of Virtual Machines Across Multiple Hosts on the Recovery Site
    Create, Test, and Run a Recovery Plan
      Create a Recovery Plan
      Organize Recovery Plans in Folders
      Edit a Recovery Plan
      Test a Recovery Plan
      Clean Up After Testing a Recovery Plan
      Run a Recovery Plan
      Recover a Point-in-Time Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
      Cancel a Test or Recovery
    Export Recovery Plan Steps
    View and Export a Recovery Plan History
    Delete a Recovery Plan
    Recovery Plan Status Reference
  Configuring a Recovery Plan
    Recovery Plan Steps
    Creating Custom Recovery Steps
      Types of Custom Recovery Steps
      How Site Recovery Manager Handles Custom Recovery Step Failures
      Create Top-Level Message Prompts or Command Steps
      Create Message Prompts or Command Steps for Individual Virtual Machines
      Guidelines for Writing Command Steps
      Environment Variables for Command Steps
    Suspend Virtual Machines When a Recovery Plan Runs
    Specify the Recovery Priority of a Virtual Machine
    Configure Virtual Machine Dependencies
    Configure Virtual Machine Startup and Shutdown Options
  Customizing IP Properties for Virtual Machines
    Manually Customize IP Properties For an Individual Virtual Machine
    Customizing IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines
      Customizing IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines By Using the DR IP Customizer Tool
        Report IP Address Mappings for Recovery Plans
        Syntax of the DR IP Customizer Tool
        Structure of the DR IP Customizer CSV File
        Modifying the DR IP Customizer CSV File
          Examples of DR IP Customizer CSV Files
        Run DR IP Customizer to Customize IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines
      Customize IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines by Defining IP Customization Rules
        Apply IP Customization Rules to a Virtual Machine
  Reprotecting Virtual Machines After a Recovery
    How Site Recovery Manager Reprotects Virtual Machines with Array Based Replication
    How Site Recovery Manager Reprotects Virtual Machines with vSphere Replication
    Preconditions for Performing Reprotect
    Reprotect Virtual Machines
    Reprotect States
  Restoring the Pre-Recovery Site Configuration By Performing Failback
    Perform a Failback
  Interoperability of Site Recovery Manager with Other Software
    Site Recovery Manager and vCenter Server
    How Site Recovery Manager Interacts with DPM and DRS During Recovery
    How Site Recovery Manager Interacts with Storage DRS or Storage vMotion
      Using Site Recovery Manager with Array-Based Replication on Sites with Storage DRS or Storage vMotion
      Using Site Recovery Manager with vSphere Replication on Sites with Storage DRS or Storage vMotion
    How Site Recovery Manager Interacts with vSphere High Availability
    Site Recovery Manager and vSphere PowerCLI
    Site Recovery Manager and vCenter Orchestrator
      Automated Operations That the vCenter Orchestrator Plug-In for Site Recovery Manager Provides
    Protecting Microsoft Cluster Server and Fault Tolerant Virtual Machines
    Limitations to Protection and Recovery of Virtual Machines
  Advanced Site Recovery Manager Configuration
    Reconfigure Site Recovery Manager Settings
      Change Site Recovery Manager History Report Collection Setting
      Change Local Site Settings
      Change Logging Settings
      Change Recovery Settings
      Change Remote Site Settings
      Change the Timeout for the Creation of Placeholder Virtual Machines
      Change Storage Settings
      Change Storage Provider Settings
      Change vSphere Replication Settings
    Modify Settings to Run Large Site Recovery Manager Environments
      Settings for Large Site Recovery Manager Environments
    Modify Settings for Long-Running Tasks
  Site Recovery Manager Events and Alarms
    How Site Recovery Manager Monitors Connections Between Sites
    Configure Site Recovery Manager Alarms
      Site Recovery Manager Events Reference
        Site Status Events
        Protection Group Events
        Recovery Events
        Storage and Storage Provider Events
        Licensing Events
        Permissions Events
        SNMP Traps
  Collecting Site Recovery Manager Log Files
    Collect Site Recovery Manager Log Files By Using the Site Recovery Manager Interface
    Collect Site Recovery Manager Log Files Manually
    Change Size and Number of Site Recovery Manager Server Log Files
    Configure Site Recovery Manager Core Dumps
  Troubleshooting Site Recovery Manager
    Site Recovery Manager Doubles the Number of Backslashes in the Command Line When Running Callouts
    Powering on Many Virtual Machines Simultaneously on the Recovery Site Can Lead to Errors
    LVM.enableResignature=1 Remains Set After a Site Recovery Manager Test Recovery
    Adding Virtual Machines to a Protection Group Fails with an Unresolved Devices Error
    Configuring Protection fails with Placeholder Creation Error
    Rapid Deletion and Recreation of Placeholders Fails
    Planned Migration Fails Because Host is in an Incorrect State
    Recovery Fails with a Timeout Error During Network Customization for Some Virtual Machines
    Recovery Fails with Unavailable Host and Datastore Error
    Reprotect Fails with a vSphere Replication Timeout Error
    Recovery Plan Times Out While Waiting for VMware Tools
    Synchronization Fails for vSphere Replication Protection Groups
    Reprotect Fails After Restarting vCenter Server
    Rescanning Datastores Fails Because Storage Devices are Not Ready
  Updated Information
  Site Recovery Manager Privileges, Roles, and Permissions
    How Site Recovery Manager Handles Permissions
    Site Recovery Manager and the vCenter Server Administrator Role
    Site Recovery Manager and vSphere Replication Roles
    Managing Permissions in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
    Assign Site Recovery Manager Roles and Permissions
    Site Recovery Manager Roles Reference
  Replicating Virtual Machines
    Using Array-Based Replication with Site Recovery Manager
      Configure Array-Based Replication
        Install Storage Replication Adapters
        Configure Array Managers
        Rescan Arrays to Detect Configuration Changes
        Edit Array Managers
        Specify an Unreplicated Datastore for Swap Files
    Using vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager
      Replicating a Virtual Machine and Enabling Multiple Point in Time Instances
    Using Array-Based Replication and vSphere Replication with Site Recovery Manager
  Creating and Managing Protection Groups
    About Array-Based Protection Groups and Datastore Groups
      How Site Recovery Manager Computes Datastore Groups
    About vSphere Replication Protection Groups
    Create Protection Groups
    Organize Protection Groups in Folders
    Add or Remove Datastore Groups or Virtual Machines to or from a Protection Group
    Apply Inventory Mappings to All Members of a Protection Group
    Configure Inventory Mappings for an Individual Virtual Machine in a Protection Group
    Modifying the Settings of a Protected Virtual Machine
    Remove Protection from a Virtual Machine
    Protection Group Status Reference
    Virtual Machine Protection Status Reference
  Creating, Testing, and Running Recovery Plans
    Testing a Recovery Plan
      Test Networks and Datacenter Networks
    Performing a Planned Migration or Disaster Recovery By Running a Recovery Plan
      Running a Recovery with Forced Recovery
    Differences Between Testing and Running a Recovery Plan
    Performing Test Recovery of Virtual Machines Across Multiple Hosts on the Recovery Site
    Create, Test, and Run a Recovery Plan
      Create a Recovery Plan
      Organize Recovery Plans in Folders
      Edit a Recovery Plan
      Test a Recovery Plan
      Clean Up After Testing a Recovery Plan
      Run a Recovery Plan
      Recover a Point-in-Time Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
      Cancel a Test or Recovery
    Export Recovery Plan Steps
    View and Export a Recovery Plan History
    Delete a Recovery Plan
    Recovery Plan Status Reference
  Configuring a Recovery Plan
    Recovery Plan Steps
    Creating Custom Recovery Steps
      Types of Custom Recovery Steps
      How Site Recovery Manager Handles Custom Recovery Step Failures
      Create Top-Level Message Prompts or Command Steps
      Create Message Prompts or Command Steps for Individual Virtual Machines
      Guidelines for Writing Command Steps
      Environment Variables for Command Steps
    Suspend Virtual Machines When a Recovery Plan Runs
    Specify the Recovery Priority of a Virtual Machine
    Configure Virtual Machine Dependencies
    Configure Virtual Machine Startup and Shutdown Options
  Customizing IP Properties for Virtual Machines
    Manually Customize IP Properties For an Individual Virtual Machine
    Customizing IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines
      Customizing IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines By Using the DR IP Customizer Tool
        Report IP Address Mappings for Recovery Plans
        Syntax of the DR IP Customizer Tool
        Structure of the DR IP Customizer CSV File
        Modifying the DR IP Customizer CSV File
          Examples of DR IP Customizer CSV Files
        Run DR IP Customizer to Customize IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines
      Customize IP Properties for Multiple Virtual Machines by Defining IP Customization Rules
        Apply IP Customization Rules to a Virtual Machine
  Reprotecting Virtual Machines After a Recovery
    How Site Recovery Manager Reprotects Virtual Machines with Array Based Replication
    How Site Recovery Manager Reprotects Virtual Machines with vSphere Replication
    Preconditions for Performing Reprotect
    Reprotect Virtual Machines
    Reprotect States
  Restoring the Pre-Recovery Site Configuration By Performing Failback
    Perform a Failback
  Interoperability of Site Recovery Manager with Other Software
    Site Recovery Manager and vCenter Server
    How Site Recovery Manager Interacts with DPM and DRS During Recovery
    How Site Recovery Manager Interacts with Storage DRS or Storage vMotion
      Using Site Recovery Manager with Array-Based Replication on Sites with Storage DRS or Storage vMotion
      Using Site Recovery Manager with vSphere Replication on Sites with Storage DRS or Storage vMotion
    How Site Recovery Manager Interacts with vSphere High Availability
    Site Recovery Manager and vSphere PowerCLI
    Site Recovery Manager and vCenter Orchestrator
      Automated Operations That the vCenter Orchestrator Plug-In for Site Recovery Manager Provides
    Protecting Microsoft Cluster Server and Fault Tolerant Virtual Machines
    Limitations to Protection and Recovery of Virtual Machines
  Advanced Site Recovery Manager Configuration
    Reconfigure Site Recovery Manager Settings
      Change Site Recovery Manager History Report Collection Setting
      Change Local Site Settings
      Change Logging Settings
      Change Recovery Settings
      Change Remote Site Settings
      Change the Timeout for the Creation of Placeholder Virtual Machines
      Change Storage Settings
      Change Storage Provider Settings
      Change vSphere Replication Settings
    Modify Settings to Run Large Site Recovery Manager Environments
      Settings for Large Site Recovery Manager Environments
    Modify Settings for Long-Running Tasks
  Site Recovery Manager Events and Alarms
    How Site Recovery Manager Monitors Connections Between Sites
    Configure Site Recovery Manager Alarms
      Site Recovery Manager Events Reference
        Site Status Events
        Protection Group Events
        Recovery Events
        Storage and Storage Provider Events
        Licensing Events
        Permissions Events
        SNMP Traps
  Collecting Site Recovery Manager Log Files
    Collect Site Recovery Manager Log Files By Using the Site Recovery Manager Interface
    Collect Site Recovery Manager Log Files Manually
    Change Size and Number of Site Recovery Manager Server Log Files
    Configure Site Recovery Manager Core Dumps
  Troubleshooting Site Recovery Manager
    Site Recovery Manager Doubles the Number of Backslashes in the Command Line When Running Callouts
    Powering on Many Virtual Machines Simultaneously on the Recovery Site Can Lead to Errors
    LVM.enableResignature=1 Remains Set After a Site Recovery Manager Test Recovery
    Adding Virtual Machines to a Protection Group Fails with an Unresolved Devices Error
    Configuring Protection fails with Placeholder Creation Error
    Rapid Deletion and Recreation of Placeholders Fails
    Planned Migration Fails Because Host is in an Incorrect State
    Recovery Fails with a Timeout Error During Network Customization for Some Virtual Machines
    Recovery Fails with Unavailable Host and Datastore Error
    Reprotect Fails with a vSphere Replication Timeout Error
    Recovery Plan Times Out While Waiting for VMware Tools
    Synchronization Fails for vSphere Replication Protection Groups
    Reprotect Fails After Restarting vCenter Server
    Rescanning Datastores Fails Because Storage Devices are Not Ready
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