Check VM Heartbeat
This step checks heartbeat of the recovered VM using VMware Tools. If VMware Tools are not installed, remove this step from the plan.
You can override the following parameters for the Check VM Heartbeat step:
Defines whether the step is critical for machine recovery.
If you mark the step as Critical, its failure for a machine from a critical inventory group will halt the plan.
Number of heartbeats to execute.
Amount of time (in seconds) to wait between heartbeats.
Maximum amount of time (in seconds) for the step to execute.
Number of retries that will be attempted if the step fails on the first try.
During Failback and Undo
Defines whether the step will be executed during the Failback and Undo Failover operations.
During Lab Tests
Defines whether the step will be executed during plan testing in a DataLab.