Discussions specific to the VMware vSphere hypervisor
Post Reply
naditha.w
Novice
Posts: 4
Liked: never
Joined: Mar 28, 2013 6:41 pm
Full Name: Naditha Warnasuriya
Contact:

Veeam Replication Strategy - Licensing

Post by naditha.w » Apr 02, 2013 6:31 am

Hi all,

I am planning a DR strategy for a customer with Veeam B&R. From the recommendations in the forum, I believe having another Veeam instance in the DR to handle the replications from the source is the best method, by which we can initiate Failover/Failback in a complete primary site disaster situation.

But I cannot persuade the customer to buy more license to apply for the DR Veeam instance. In that case can I use the same licence applied for the primary in the DR instance for the replication jobs. End of the day DR veeam will be accessing the same Source ESXi servers and the VMs as the Primary Veeam B&R.

Thanks.

Naditha

foggy
Veeam Software
Posts: 18278
Liked: 1564 times
Joined: Jul 11, 2011 10:22 am
Full Name: Alexander Fogelson
Contact:

Re: Veeam Replication Strategy - Licensing

Post by foggy » Apr 02, 2013 8:48 am


veremin
Product Manager
Posts: 16901
Liked: 1438 times
Joined: Oct 26, 2012 3:28 pm
Full Name: Vladimir Eremin
Contact:

Re: Veeam Replication Strategy - Licensing

Post by veremin » Apr 02, 2013 9:38 am

Furthermore, in case of failover, the existing licenses can be manually revoked from the host that is down.

Hope this helps.
Thanks.

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Bing [Bot] and 14 guests