Site Recovery Manager communicates with other services.


  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 > Connections.
  4. Select a site, and click Edit to change the settings.



    Change the number of failed pings before raising a site down event. The default value is 5.

    Enter a new value in the connections.hmsPanicDelay text box.

    Change the number of status checks (pings) to try before declaring the check a failure. The default value is 2.

    Enter a new value in the connections.hmsPingFailedDelay text box.

    Change the timeout value for the wait time for updates from servers. The default value is 900 seconds.

    Enter a new value in the connections.waitForUpdatesTimeout text box.

  5. Click OK to save your changes.