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://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. If the Log In Site dialog box appears, reauthenticate by using the svc-srm@rainpole.local user name and the svc-srm_password password.

    Reauthentication 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

    SDDC Cloud Management PG

    Description

    SDDC Cloud Management PG

    Site pair

    sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.locallax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

  7. On the Protection group type page, configure 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)

  8. On the Virtual machines page, select the virtual machines of vRealize Automation and the vRealize Business Server from the list of virtual machines replicated by using vSphere Replication, and click Next.

    VM Name

    vra01ims01a

    vra01ims01b

    vra01iws01a

    vra01iws01b

    vra01mssql01

    vra01svr01a

    vra01svr01b

    vra01dem01a

    vra01dem01b

    vrb01svr01

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

Results

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