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Installation Procedure

This section instructs you how to download and install the SRA. 

  • Make sure you have admin privileges for both InfiniBox systems.

SRM for Windows

  1. Download the InfiniBox SRA for Windows SRM. 
  2. Install the InfiniBox SRA on the SRM servers in both sites.
  3. After the installation is complete, log in to SRM, and run Rescan Adapters.

SRM Appliance (Photon-OS)

Download the InfiniBox SRA for Photon-OS. 

The following steps should be applied on SRM in both sites:

  1. Log in to the SRM Appliance Management Interface as admin.
  2. In the Site Recovery Manager Appliance Management Interface, click Storage Replication Adapters, and click New Adapter.
  3. Click Upload, navigate to the directory where you saved the updated InfiniBox Docker SRA file, and select it.
  4. When the process finishes, click Close.
    • The Storage Replication Adapter card should appear in the Site Recovery Manager Appliance Management Interface.
  5. Log in to SRM.
  6. Select a site pair, and click View Details.
  7. In the Site Pair tab, go to Configure → Array Based Replication → Storage Replication Adapters , and click the Rescan Adapters button.

Obtaining Windows SRM Logs

The logs for Windows SRM can be found at the following default locations:

C:\ProgramData\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\Logs

C:\ProgramData\VMware\VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager\Logs\SRAs\INFINIDAT

The logs can be collected by running the following command:

infinisra_tools logs-collect

Obtaining Photon SRM and Docker SR Logs

To get the logs in Photon SRM and Docker SRA:

  1. SSH to the SRM appliance:

    ssh <user>@<SRM-appliance>

  2. Copy the SRA log directory to the SRM appliance with this Docker command:

    docker cp $(docker ps -a -f ancestor=infinidat_sra -q -n 1):/srm/sra/log/ .
  3. Compress the log directory:

    tar -czf infinisra_logs.tar.gz log

  4. Remove the log directory from the SRM appliance:

    rm -rf log

  5. Logout from the SRM appliance:

    logout

  6. Copy the compressed logs from the SRM appliance:

    scp <user>@<SRM-appliance>:/home/<user>/infinisra_logs.tar.gz .
  7. Delete the compressed logs from the SRM appliance:

    ssh <user>@<SRM-appliance> rm infinisra_logs.tar.gz
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Last edited: 2021-02-24 08:08:26 UTC

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