You can modify the default values that the Site Recovery Manager Server at the protected site uses to determine whether the Site Recovery Manager Server at the remote site is available.

About this task

Site Recovery Manager monitors the connection between the protected site and the recovery site and raises alarms if the connection breaks. You can change the criteria that cause Site Recovery Manager to raise a connection event and change the way that Site Recovery Manager raises alarms.

Procedure

  1. Click Sites in the Site Recovery Manager interface, right-click the site on which to change settings, and select Advanced Settings.
  2. Click remoteSiteStatus.
  3. Modify the settings.

    Option

    Action

    Change the number of remote site status checks (pings) to try before declaring the check a failure

    Type a new value in the remoteSiteStatus.pingFailedDelay text box.

    Change the number of failed pings before raising a site down event

    Type a new value in the remoteSiteStatus.panicDelay text box.

    Change the interval at which Site Recovery Manager checks whether the Site Recovery Manager Server at the remote site is available

    Type a new value in the remoteSiteStatus.pingInterval text box.

  4. Click OK to save your changes.