VMware Validated Design Site Protection and Recovery provides step-by-step instructions about performing disaster recovery of VMware management components in the software-defined data center (SDDC).

You use VMware Site Recovery Manager and VMware vSphere Replication to perform site protection and recovery of the Cloud Management Platform that consists of vRealize Automation, vRealize Orchestrator and vRealize Business, and of the vRealize Operations Manager analytics cluster.

Intended Audience

The VMware Validated Design Site Protection and Recovery documentation is intended for cloud architects, infrastructure administrators, cloud administrators and cloud operators who are familiar with and want to use VMware software to deploy in a short time and manage an SDDC that meets the requirements for capacity, scalability, backup and restore, and disaster recovery.

Required VMware Software

VMware Validated Design Site Protection and Recovery is compliant and validated with certain product versions. See VMware Validated Design Release Notes for more information about supported product versions.