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Replication to Azure

Post by bartvvugt » Oct 12, 2017 6:42 pm

When running cloudconnect on Azure Virtual machine, it's not possible that customers can run replication jobs to it. Will this become available in the future?

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by Gostev » Oct 12, 2017 6:50 pm

It is possible today, we tested this right after Microsoft added support for nested virtualization to Azure (that is, running Hyper-V inside of an Azure VM). Even did some test failovers and replicas VM performed quite well.

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by vClintWyckoff » Oct 12, 2017 8:07 pm

Yep - we've been doing some testing with this specific scenario (nested Hyper-V in Azure with Veeam Cloud Connect and hardware plans). I demoed this at Microsoft Ignite during our Veeam sponsor session. I am also in the process of writing a blog post on how to.

In the meantime, here is a link to the specific topic inside of my preso from Ignite.

https://youtu.be/4z2x9kBttTU?t=39m11s

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[MERGED] VM Replication on Azure

Post by badooo » Oct 26, 2017 12:14 pm

Hi ,

Is there any configurations for vm replications to Azure ? if not , how to configure copy backup to Azure ?

how to calculate the required bandwidth for this situation ?

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Oct 26, 2017 7:00 pm

Is there any configurations for vm replications to Azure ?
You can replicate VMs to nested Hyper-V hosts residing in Azure.
if not , how to configure copy backup to Azure ?
Check this post; should be helpful.

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by badooo » Oct 29, 2017 9:44 am

Is there any way to calculate the required bandwidth ?
or what is the minimum speed (bandwidth) we need to replicate the backup to azure

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Nov 07, 2017 6:19 pm

You can leverage this tool to get approximate estimation. Thanks.

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by MetroTT » Apr 03, 2018 10:36 pm 1 person likes this post

Can you replicate from a local VMware environment to a nested HyperV server in Azure?

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by Vitaliy S. » Apr 04, 2018 11:12 am

Replication across different virtualization platforms is not supported.

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by MetroTT » Apr 04, 2018 1:44 pm

Is this on the dev roadmap? Microsoft offers this service for free (link below).

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/ ... oft-azure/

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by Vitaliy S. » Apr 04, 2018 2:27 pm

Toby, this functionality is not coming in the short term future, as replication between on prem Hyper-V and vSphere is not a common one. Here is an existing topic for more info. On the other hand, replicating workloads to the cloud might become a more popular scenario down the road.

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Apr 05, 2018 3:13 pm

Can you replicate from a local VMware environment to a nested HyperV server in Azure?
You can back VMware VMs with Veeam Agent for Windows, and then instantly restore them to nested Hyper-V host. It's not sheer replication (more like a workaround), but still it's better than nothing.

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by jayscarff » Nov 01, 2018 8:43 pm

Do you think we will be able to replication with Veeam CDP from Local Vmware to Azure Veeam Cloud Connect? Azure have site recovery services which converts the vmware vm on the fly into an azure vm. works very well.
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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Nov 02, 2018 7:45 am

No, cross-platform replication won't be possible. Thanks!

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by jayscarff » Nov 02, 2018 2:41 pm

Thanks Vlad,

Surly cross platform replication is a must to be truly hyper available ?
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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Nov 02, 2018 2:58 pm

Eventually, yes, but if we're talking about foreseeable future, then, there are no immediate plans to support this configuration. Thanks!

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by surendra.kv@ctrls.in » Jan 30, 2019 1:56 pm

Hello,

Can we replicate the vmware virtual machine with RDMs to Azure ?

Support case ID : 03389096

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by nielsengelen » Jan 31, 2019 8:41 pm

Hi Surendra, this is currently not possible. RDM's can't be snapshot either so this would require interaction via an agent which makes replication harder.
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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Feb 01, 2019 4:18 pm

Even with vmdk in place, it wouldn't be possible, since we do not have Replication to Azure feature. Thanks!

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by timlongbotham » Jun 12, 2019 8:26 am

With the launch of Azure VMware Solutions will vSphere to Azure replication become possible? Here's hoping!

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Re: Replication to Azure

Post by v.eremin » Jun 13, 2019 4:14 pm

I'm not sure whether it will work out of the box. Most likely, some modifications will still be needed to support it. Thanks!

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