3. Replication/backup solution Prerequisites

Replication/backup solution Prerequisites

 

To avoid any duplicate IPs in your environment, please validate that your data mover jobs are properly configured with test networking settings to be able to run inside an isolated/bubble network on the DR site before starting the job from the EDRM.

 

VMware Site Recovery Manager

 

  • Port 443 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target VMware vCenter servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target VMware SRM servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the client workstation to the EDRM server.
  • SMTP port should be open for the reporting, from the EDRM server to the local mail server.

 

Usually, the SMTP port number is 25 but can be different. Please ask your mail administrators for the correct port number.

 

Zerto for VMware vSphere

 

The Zerto PowerShell module must be installed on the EDRM server.

  • Port 9669 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target Zerto data movers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target VMware vCenter servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the client workstation to the EDRM server.
  • SMTP port should be open for the reporting, from the EDRM server to the local mail server.

Usually, the SMTP port number is 25 but can be different. Please ask your mail administrators for the correct port number.

 

Veeam Backup and Replication

 

Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager must be installed on the Veeam server. Veeam servers must be registered in Veeam Enterprise manager before creating a job in EDRM.

Veeam Backup and Replication console must be installed on the EDRM server.

  • Ports 9392 and 9398 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target Veeam data mover servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target VMware vCenter servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the client workstation to the EDRM server.
  • SMTP port should be open for the reporting, from the EDRM server to the local mail server.

Usually, the SMTP port number is 25 but can be different. Please ask your mail administrators for the correct port number.

 

Cohesity

 

  • Port 443 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target Cohesity servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the main EnsureDR management server (EDRM) to the source and target VMware vCenter servers.
  • Port 443 needs to be open from the client workstation to the EDRM server.
  • SMTP port should be open for the reporting, from the EDRM server to the local mail server.

Usually, the SMTP port number is 25 but can be different. Please ask your mail administrators for the correct port number.