Creates a new VVol ProtectionGroup. Returns a task instance to monitor the asynchronous operation of this method.


CreateProtectionGroupTask createVvolProtectionGroup(
                 drextapi.Folder location,
                 String name,
                 @optional String description,
                 @optional ReplicationGroupId[] replicationGroups)

createVvolProtectionGroup has the following parameters:

Parameter Description
location Folder in which the protection group should be created
name Name of the protection group
description Description of the protection group
replicationGroups List of the replication groups to be configured for the protection group. Only the virtual machines replicated by these replication groups can be protected in this protection group.


  • InternalError
  • InvalidArgument
  • ReplicationProviderFault
  • RuntimeFault

See Faults in Site Recovery Manager API for more details.