In a shared recovery site configuration, the Site Recovery Manager Server instances on the recovery site connect to the same vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller instances.

The Site Recovery Manager Server instances on the protected sites can connect to vCenter Server instances that share a Platform Services Controller or that each connect to a different Platform Services Controller.

1 shows one possible shared recovery site configuration. In this example, the Site Recovery Manager Server instances on the protected sites connect to a single Platform Services Controller instance that two vCenter Server instances share.

Figure 1. Site Recovery Manager in a Shared Recovery Site Configuration
Site Recovery Manager in a Shared Recovery Site Topology