December 20 has been a busy day at VMware HQ. Many new software releases were made available for download.
VMware released two new versions of vCenter Site Recovery Manager: 5.0.2 and 5.1.0
The difference between the versions is the vSphere support.SRM versions are in lockstep with the vSphere releases.
SRM 5.1 supports VMware ESX5.1 while SRM 5.0.2 does not support ESX5.1
SRM 5.1 supports vCenter Server 5.1. SRM 5.02 is limited to support for vCenter Server 5.0 releases.
For compatibility see this matrix.
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 126.96.36.199
Release notes can be read here.
SRM 188.8.131.52 provides the following improvements:
- Resolves critical issues in SRM 5.1. If you have installed SRM 5.1 (build 820150), you must upgrade your installation to SRM 184.108.40.206 (build 941848).
- Includes vSphere Replication 220.127.116.11. If you have installed vSphere Replication 5.1, after you upgrade SRM to 18.104.22.168, you must also vSphere Replication to vSphere Replication 22.214.171.124.
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.0.2
It offers improvements and bug fixes.
Release notes are here.
VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager 5.0.2 offers the following improvements: