VCAP-DCV Deploy Objective 7.2

VCAP6-DCV Deploy, vDP
In this section we are going to cover "Deploy and Manage vSphere Data Protection" Here are the objective from the blueprint : Create, edit and clone a vSphere Data Protection backup job Modify a pre-configured backup job. Backup and restore a Virtual Machine (file level restore, full VM backup) Configure a Backup Verification job to ensure integrity of restore points Lab Setup: Using VMware workstation: Microsoft Servers 2012R2 for Services (DNS , DHCP, etc…) Installed esx0 Installed VCSA Installed vDP  Documents used: Sphere Data Protection Administration Guide   For installing and configuring vDP please look at the following post: http://vpentathlon.com/vcp6-dcv-blueprint-section-6configure-and-administer-a-vsphere-backupsrestorereplication-solution-part-1/ Create, edit and clone a vSphere Data Protection backup job: After the appliance installation you must connect to the appliance , click on the vSphere Data protection>> Backup >> backup job action…
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VCP6-DCV blueprint section 6:Configure and Administer a vSphere Backups/Restore/Replication Solution – Part 1

Replication, study guide, VCP6-DCV, vDP
In this post we will continue covering the objective from the blueprint and now its time for the Backup and Recover a vSphere Deployment.Again I will NOT follow the order of blueprint objective but i will cover all of them. The following are the blueprint objective: Create/Delete/Consolidate virtual machine snapshots Differentiate VMware Data Protection capabilities Explain VMware Data Protection sizing guidelines Install and Configure VMware Data Protection Backup/Restore a virtual machine with VMware Data Protection Install/Configure/Upgrade vSphere Replication Configure VMware Certificate Authority (VMCA) integration with vSphere Replication Configure vSphere Replication for Single/Multiple VMs Recover a VM using vSphere Replication Perform a failback operation using vSphere Replication Deploy a pair of vSphere Replication virtual appliances Compare and contrast vSphere Replication compression methods Configure recovery point objective (RPO) for a protected virtual machine   Create/Delete/Consolidate virtual…
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