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Welcome back folks. In the last part of the guide we ran through a test failover for one of our protected VMware VMs, in this section we’re going to run through it for real. To make the guide a little more straightforward, we’ll make a few assumptions:
- Our failed over VMs will not retain the same IP addresses that they have on-premises.
- If our VMs needed to talk to each other, this would likely mean an update to DNS etc.
- We’ll be connecting to our failed over VMs over RDP via a locked down Public IP address.
- We’ll be setting up a site-to-site connection using the VPN gateway service.
The main tasks we’ll be running through will be, creating a Recovery Plan and initiating a planned failover. With that our of the way, let’s crack on.Continue reading “Part 6: ASR Invoke Failover to Azure”