You can adjust the vVols Replication settings to modify how Site Recovery Manager handles the replication of virtual machines on a vVols storage.


  1. In the vSphere Client or the vSphere Web Client, click Site Recovery > Open Site Recovery.
  2. On the Site Recovery home tab, select a site pair, and click View Details.
  3. In the left pane, click Configure > Advanced Settings > Virtual Volumes Replication.
  4. Select a site and click Edit to modify the vVols replication settings.
    Option Action
    Configure the time between vVols configuration updates. The default value is 60 seconds. Enter a new value in the vvolReplication.agentScanTimerSeconds text box.
    Configure the timeout in seconds for vVols storage synchronization operations. The default value is 0. Enter a new value in the vvolReplication.syncReplicationGroupTimeoutSeconds text box.
    Configure the timeout to wait for updating the virtual machine files on vVols storage. The default value is 7200. Enter a new value in the vvolReplication.updateVirtualMachineFilesTimeout text box.
  5. To save your changes, click OK.