Add a third adapter to the vSphere Replication appliance in Region A to handle replication traffic to Availability Zone 2.


  1. In a Web browser, log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    Setting Value
    URL https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/ui
    User name administrator@vsphere.local
    Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. To change the hardware configuration, shut down the vSphere Replication appliance .
    1. In the Hosts and clusters inventory, expand the sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local tree and expand the sfo01-m01dc data center.
    2. Expand the sfo01-m01-mgmt01 cluster.
    3. Right-click the sfo01m01vrms01 appliance and select Power > Shut down guest OS.
  3. Add a network adapter to the vSphere Replication virtual appliance to handle the replication traffic to Availability Zone 2.
    1. Right-click sfo01m01vrms01 and select Edit settings.
    2. In the Edit settings dialog box, from the Add new device drop-down menu, select Network adapter.
    3. From the New network drop-down menu, select sfo02-m01-vds01-replication and click OK.
    4. Right-click sfo01m01vrms01 and select Power > Power On.
  4. In a Web browser, log in to vSphere Replication by using the Virtual Appliance Management Interface (VAMI).
    Settings Value
    URL https://sfo01m01vrms01.sfo01.rainpole.local:5480
    User name root
    Password vr_sfo_root_password
  5. Configure the new network adapter settings.
    1. Click the Network tab and click Address.
    2. In the eth2 info section, configure the settings and click Save settings.
      Setting Value
      IPv4 Address Type Static
      IPv4 Address
      Subnet mask
      IPv6 Address Type Auto