VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.0 Performance and Best Practices

Publisher : VMware
Latest Version : August 31, 2012
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VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager (SRM) 5.0 provides business continuity and disaster recovery protection for VMware virtual environments. This paper provides you with SRM performance data and recommendations so that you can architect an efficient recovery plan that minimizes the recovery time for your environment. This white paper addresses various dimensions on which the recovery time depends:
  • Number of virtual machines and protection groups associated with a recovery plan
  • Improvements to the performance of recovering multiple protection groups within a single recovery plan
  • Leveraging DPM and DRS for a better recovery
  • Configuration of various recovery plan parameters
  • Priority assignment of virtual machines in the recovery plan