Symantec Encryption Management Server VMware vMotion Support
|Article:TECH186064|||||Created: 2012-04-09|||||Updated: 2013-10-31|||||Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH186064|
PGP Universal Server 3.2.1 and Symantec Encryption Management Server 3.3.0 and above provide support for VMware vMotion.
Note:Symantec Corporation has rebranded the PGP product line to better reflect the Symantec identity. PGP products have been renamed and are now a part of the Symantec Encryption product family.
VMware Hypervisor ESXi
VMware Vsphere 5+
Vmware ESX 3.5 and up
Starting with PGP Universal Server 3.2.1 or Symantec Encryption Management Server 3.3.0 and newer is compatible with VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi) 4.1 Update 1 with vMotion with the following configuration:
- VMware HA Configuration: Host Monitoring - Enabled; VM Monitoring - Disabled; Application Monitoring - Disabled
- VMware DRS Configuration: Migration Automation Level - Fully automated; Power Management Automation Level - Off; Migration Threshold - Apply all recommendations.
There are no specific settings required on Symantec Encryption Management Server. For additional information on configuring VMware vSphere, see the following links:
The vSphere Availability Guide describes solutions to provide business continuity, including how to establish VMware® High Availability (HA) and VMware Fault Tolerance.
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH186064