After you configure replication for the Cloud Management Platform VMs, configure a dedicated protection group so that Site Recovery Manager protects them together.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. From the Home menu of the vSphere Web Client, select Site Recovery.
  3. On the Site Recovery home page, click Sites and select the mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local protected site.
  4. If the Log In Site dialog box appears, re-authenticate by using the svc-srm@rainpole.local user name and the svc-srm_password password.

    Re-authentication is required if the network connection between Region A and Region B has been interrupted after the last successful authentication.

  5. On the Related Objects tab, click the Protection Groups tab and click Create Protection Group.

    The Create Protection Group wizard appears. 

  6. On the Name and location page, configure the following settings and click Next

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    vRA-vRO-vRB-PG

    Description

    vRA-vRO-vRB Cluster Protection Group

    Site pair

    mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local - mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local





  7. On the Protection group type page, configure the following settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Direction of protection

    mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local -> mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local

    Protection group type

    Individual VMs (vSphere Replication)





  8. On the Virtual machines page, select the virtual machines of vRealize Automation, vRealize Orchestrator and the vRealize Business Server VM, from the list of replicated machines and click Next.

    VM Name

    vra01ims01a.rainpole.local

    vra01ims01b.rainpole.local

    vra01iws01a.rainpole.local

    vra01iws01b.rainpole.local

    vra01mssql01.rainpole.local

    vra01svr01a.rainpole.local

    vra01svr01b.rainpole.local

    vra01dem01.rainpole.local

    vra01dem02.rainpole.local

    vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

    vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

    vra01bus01.rainpole.local





  9. On the Ready to complete page, review the protection group settings and click Finish.

    The vRA-vRO-vRB-PG protection group appears in the list of protection groups for Site Recovery Manager.