First published on TECHNET on Jan 16, 2014
We are excited to announce the General Availability of Hyper-V Recovery Manager or HRM for short. HRM is an Azure hosted service which orchestrates the protection and recovery of virtual machines in your datacenter. Hyper-V Replica replicates your virtual machines from your primary datacenter to your secondary datacenter. To re-emphasize, your VMs are
not replicated to Windows Azure
. HRM is a service hosted in Azure which acts as the “control plane”.
The high level solution is as follows:
A step by step guide on setting up HRM is available @
If you have questions on HRM, visit the TechNet forum @
Pricing, SLA details for the service is available @
Brad Anderson’s blog on HRM –
– provides more details on the solution.