To use the VMware Site Recovery service, you must activate VMware Site Recovery at the protected and the recovery sites on VMware Cloud™ on AWS.


  • Verify that you have deployed a Software-Defined Data Center (SDDC) on VMware Cloud™ on AWS.


  1. Log in to the VMware Cloud on AWS Console at
  2. Click your SDDC, and then click Integrated Services.
  3. Select Site Recovery and click Activate.
  4. Read the information on the Activate Site Recovery page and click Activate.
  5. Repeat the procedure at the second VMware Cloud on AWS SDDC.