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Master Article - CLC(Production) to AWS(DR) SafeHaven Setup

Updated by Mahima Kumar on Dec 27, 2017
Article Code: kb/114

Article Overview

This article explains how to setup SafeHaven at a high level and use SafeHaven for recovery with all the KB article links in order for CLC(Production) to AWS(DR) use case.

Prequisites

  1. CLC to AWS Site-to-site VPN - Please make sure that a VPN exists between the CLC and AWS accounts. Please click here for the clc to aws site-to-site VPN KB article.

  2. Network and Ports requirements - There are certain ports which need to be allowed in between the Production and DR vlans for SafeHaven to work. Please click here for Safehaven 5 Network and Ports requirements

SafeHaven Setup and Recovery Workflow

  1. Gather Production Server Information

  2. Determine Storage Requirements

  3. Setup AWS for SafeHaven-5 using CloudFormation

  4. Create Production SRN in CenturyLink Cloud

  5. Create CMS in AWS

  6. Create DR SRN in AWS

  7. Create SafeHaven Cluster and Login to SafeHaven Console

  8. Register Datacenters within SafeHaven Console

  9. Register SRN within SafeHaven Console

  10. Add SRN Peer

  11. Add and Claim Storage on Production SRN in CenturyLink Cloud

  12. Create Windows Protection Group,Install LRA and Start Replication

    a. Modify WAN Replication Rate

    b. Check Replication Status

    c. Configure Checkpoints

    d. Create Manual Checkpoint

  13. Create Linux Protection Group

    a. Install Scripts and Start Replication for Linux Protection Group

    b. Modify WAN Replication Rate

    c. Configure Checkpoints

    d. Create Manual Checkpoint

  14. Configure Email Alerts

  15. Test Failover to AWS

  16. Failover to AWS

  17. AWS Statistics