You can deploy and register new vSphere Replication Server instances in addition to the embedded one that is included with the vSphere Replication appliance by default.

About this task

You can view, configure, reconnect and unregister vSphere Replication Server instances that are registered in your environment.

Prerequisites

Verify that vSphere Replication is running.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vSphere Web Client.
  2. Select the vCenter Server to which the vSphere Replication appliance is registered.
  3. Click Configure and click vSphere Replication.
  4. In the Replication Servers section, click the icons to manage vSphere Replication servers.

    Option

    Description

    Deploy new vSphere Replication Server from an OVF template

    Click to deploy an additional vSphere Replication Server. See Deploying Additional vSphere Replication Servers.

    Register a virtual machine as vSphere Replication Server

    Click to register a virtual machine as a vSphere Replication Server. See Register an Additional vSphere Replication Server.

    Configure the selected vSphere Replication Server

    Click to access the VAMI of the vSphere Replication Server that you selected from the list.

    Reconnect

    Click if the status of the vSphere Replication Server that you selected from the list is Disconnected.

    Unregister the selected vSphere Replication Server

    Click to unregister the vSphere Replication Server that you selected from the list. See Unregister and Remove a vSphere Replication Server.