After you configure the replication for the analytics virtual machines of vRealize Operations Manager and vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, you create a protection group and include the virtual machines in the protection group. Site Recovery Manager protects the virtual machines 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 Operations Management PG

    Description

    Protection Group for vRealize Operations Manager Cluster and vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager

    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

  8. On the Virtual machines page, select the vRealize Operations Manager analytics cluster virtual machines and vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance from the list of replicated virtual machines and click Next.

    Component

    Virtual Machine

    Analytics cluster master node

    vrops01svr01a

    Analytics cluster master replica node

    vrops01svr01b

    Analytics cluster data node

    vrops01svr01c

    vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager

    vrslcm01svr01a

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

Results

The SDDC Operations Management PG protection group appears in the list of protection groups in Site Recovery Manager. You use it to assign a recovery plan for the analytics and vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager virtual machines.