Ping VM Network

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    This step pings the selected VM and VMNICs until stable response is received or timeout exceeds.

    You can override the following parameters for the Ping VM Network step:

    Parameter

    Description

    Default Value

    Critical Step

    Defines whether the step is critical for VM recovery.  

    If you mark the step as Critical, its failure for a VM from a critical VM group will halt the plan.

    No

    Timeout

    Maximum amount of time (in seconds) for the step to execute.

    600

    Retries

    Number of retries that will be attempted if the step fails on the first try.

    0

    Failback & Undo Failover Action

    Defines whether the step will be executed during the Failback and Undo Failover operations.

    Skip

    Test Action

    Defines whether the step will be executed during plan testing in a DataLab.

    Execute