Recovery events provide information about actions and status related to the Site Recovery Manager recovery processes.

Table 1. Recovery Events

Event

Description

Cause

RecoveryVmBegin

Recovery plan has begun recovering the specified virtual machine.

Signaled when the recovery virtual machine was successfully created. If some error occurred before the virtual machine ID is known the event is not fired.

RecoveryVmEnd

Recovery plan has completed recovering the virtual machine.

Signaled after the last post-power on script has completed, or after a recovery-stopping error has occurred for the virtual machine.

PlanCreated

Recovery plan hostnamehas been created.

Signaled when a new plan is created. It is sent to each vCenter Server instance where the plan is hosted.

PlanDestroy

Recovery plan has been destroyed.

Signaled when a plan has been deleted from the site. Note that on the site where the plan has been requested to deleted there can be a significant delay, while it waits for the plan to be deleted at the other site. It will be sent to each vCenter Server instance where the plan is hosted.

PlanEdit

Recovery plan was changed.

Signaled when an existing plan is edited.

PlanExecTestBegin

Recovery plan has begun a test.

Signaled on the recovery site when a recovery test is initiated.

PlanExecTestEnd

Recovery plan has completed a test.

Signaled on the recovery site when a recovery test has completed.

PlanExecCleanupBegin

Recovery plan has begun a test cleanup.

Signaled on the recovery site when a test cleanup is initiated.

PlanExecCleanupEnd

Recovery plan has completed a test cleanup.

Signaled on the recovery site when a test cleanup has completed.

PlanExecBegin

Recovery plan has begun a recovery.

Signaled on the recovery site when a recovery is initiated.

PlanExecEnd

Recovery plan has completed a recovery.

Signaled on the recovery site when a recovery has completed.

PlanExecReprotectBegin

Recovery plan has begun a reprotect operation.

Signaled on the recovery site when a reprotect is initiated.

PlanExecReprotectEnd

Recovery plan has completed a reprotect operation.

Signaled on the recovery site when a reprotect has completed.

PlanPromptDisplay

Recovery plan is displaying a prompt and is waiting for user input.

Signaled on the recovery site when a prompt step is encountered. The key is a unique identifier for the prompt.

PlanPromptResponse

Recovery plan has received an answer to its prompt.

Signaled on the recovery site when a prompt step is closed.

PlanServerCommandBegin

Recovery plan has started to run a command on the Site Recovery Manager Server machine.

Signaled on the recovery site when Site Recovery Manager has started to run a callout command on the Site Recovery Manager Server machine.

PlanServerCommandEnd

Recovery plan has completed executing a command on the Site Recovery Manager Server machine.

Signaled on the recovery site when Site Recovery Manager has finished running a callout command on the Site Recovery Manager Server machine.

PlanVmCommandBegin

Recovery plan has started to run a command on a recovered virtual machine.

Signaled on the recovery site when Site Recovery Manager has started to run a callout command on a recovered virtual machine.

PlanVmCommandEnd

Recovery plan has completed executing a command on a recovered virtual machine.

Signaled on the recovery site when Site Recovery Manager has finished running a callout command on a recovered virtual machine.