Learn SRM – Part 4.1 – Deploy HP StoreVirtual VSA

Hey Guys, we are in process of implementing Site Recovery Manager in our home lab. We need to ensure that we have replicated storage in place as we are going to use Array based Replication. HP StoreVirtual VSA is one of the solution which provides array based replication for your home lab setup.

Before installing SRM, we need to deploy HP VSA. Deploy the HP VSA on Protected and Recovery side using the below steps.

  • Download HP StoreVirtual VSA OVF from HP website. Click here.
  • Logged in to vCenter through the web client or access direct host using Web client. Here I am logged in directly to host.

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  • Click on “Create Register VM” to deploy OVF

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  • Select “Deploy a virtual machine from an OVF or OVA file” and click next

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  • Enter the Name of the VSA and click next:

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  • Select the Storage, where you want to deploy the VSA

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  • Click on license agreements as “I Agree”

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  • Select Disk Provisioning and Check-in Power on automatically

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  • You got configuration summery, now click on Finish

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  • Now HP-VSA has deployed

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You need follow the above steps and deploy HP VSA in Recovery site as well.

Moving to next article which is to Configure HP VSA Networking.

Take a look in below topics, explore and learn Site Recovery Manager: –

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