SRM 4.0, Howto’s by Cormac Hogan

Cormac Hogan, posted some excellent guides for SRM 4.0: Steps to setup VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4.0 with IBM SVCVMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 4.0 is a disaster recovery product which uses array replication technologies to failover from one site to another. This particular document looks at one particular vendor (IBM) and one particular array model (SVC). The document will take you through the replication and snapshot setup steps. Steps to setup VMware vCenter Site Recovery … [Read more...]

SRM 4.0 is here!

October 5 is the day that you can now use the new version of SRM to protect vSphere hosts as well as the 3.0.3 and 3.5 that it protects today. In particular, I love using the vSphere Linked Mode support with SRM as it is a little easier to use one client for both the protected and recovery sides instead of the two clients we require now. This article is not about the new features however, but about how to upgrade. But some things to touch on first. It is actually 4.0 since our marketing people … [Read more...]