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Creating a Replication Group Using the Replication Group Wizard

Applies to: VMware source to VMware destination

To replicate VMs, you can create a replication group using the replication group wizard to perform either periodic or continuous replication operations.

Before You Begin

Procedure

  1. From the navigation pane, go to Disaster recovery > Replication.

    The Replication groups page appears.

  2. In the upper-right area of the tab, click Configure replication group, and then select Virtualization.

    The Configure replication group page appears.

  3. On the Content tab, enter the required information for the source hypervisor, and then click Next.
  4. On the Target tab, enter the required information for the destination hypervisor, and then click Next.
  5. On the Storage/Cache tab, enter the required information for the storage pool, and then click Next.
  6. To override settings for VMs, on the Override options tab, click Yes.
    1. To change the destination settings for VMs, from the Virtual machine list, select the VMs, and then under General Settings, configure the options you want to change.
    2. Click Next.
  7. On the Summary tab, review the settings you configured, and then click Finish.

Result

  • The wizard creates a replication schedule and a replication group that includes the selected source VMs.
  • The properties page for a replication group includes a Replication monitor page that you can use to monitor the replication status and to perform operations.

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Last modified: 3/29/2021 7:05:43 PM