Performing Instant Recovery of Workloads to Nutanix AHV

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    You can immediately restore virtual or physical machines into a Nutanix AHV cluster by running it directly from a compressed and deduplicated backup files. Instant Recovery feature helps improve recovery time objectives, minimize disruption and downtime of production VMs.

    Supported Workloads

    To recover machines to a Nutanix AHV cluster, you can use the following backups:

    • Backups of Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere VMs created by Veeam Backup & Replication

    How to Perform Instant Recovery to AHV

    Before you start Instant Recovery, check prerequisites. Then use the Instant Recovery to Nutanix AHV wizard to configure the process.

    1. Select a VM and restore point
    2. Select a restore mode
    3. Select a target cluster
    4. Select a target storage container
    5. Assign a name for the restored VM
    6. Specify network mapping
    7. Specify the reason of the restore
    8. Verify instant VM recovery settings
    9. Finalize instant VM recovery