After upgrading the Cloud Management Platform components, and migrating vRealize Orchestrator to the vRealize Automation Appliance, you no longer need to protect the external vRealize Orchestrator cluster up by using Site Recovery Manager.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01m01vc01.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 sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local protected site.
  4. On the Related Objects tab, click the Protection Groups tab and right click vRA-vRO-vRB-PG Protection Group and select Edit Protection Group.

    The Edit Protection Group wizard appears. 

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

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    SDDC Cloud Management PG

    Description

    Cloud Management Protection Group

    Site pair

    sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local - lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

  6. On the Protection group type page, verify the following settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Direction of protection

    sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local -> lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

    Protection group type

    Individual VMs (vSphere Replication)

  7. On the Virtual machines page, deselect the virtual machines of vRealize Orchestrator appears as Not Found:vm-id from the list of virtual machines, and click Next.
  8. On the Ready to complete page, review the protection group settings and click Next.
  9. On the Apply Changes page, click Finish.

    The SDDC Cloud Management PG protection group appears in the list of protection groups for Site Recovery Manager.

  10. On the Related Objects tab, click the Recovery Plans tab and right click vRA-vRO-vRB-RP Protection Group and select Edit Plan..
  11. On the Name and location page, configure the following settings and click Next.

    Property

    Value

    Name

    SDDC Cloud Management RP

    Description

    Recovery Plan for Cloud Management

    Site pair

    sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local - lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

  12. On the Recovery Site page,verify lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local as the recovery site and click Next.
  13. On the Protection groups page, verify the protection group for the recovery plan and click Next
  14. On the Test networks page, leave the default values and click Next.
  15. On the Ready to complete page, click Finish.

Results

The SDDC Cloud Management RP recovery plan appears in the list of the recovery plans available in Site Recovery Manager.