Article number
000003153
Affected Versions
All
Source Hypervisor
VMware
Target Hypervisor
All

Minimum Vcenter Permissions

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Summary

Restricting roles On Vcenter will affect Zerto Administration Using an account with Read-only permissions in vCenter, we can to log in to the Zerto GUI but cannot see any VMs or VPGs.

Steps

On the esxi host where Zerto is installed, additional roles  can be created and assigned the privileges they need. All privileges are implemented at the root level, and thus apply to every object in the vCenter Server.

privilege.zerto.com.zerto.plugin.label
Live Failover / Move
Manage Sites
Manage VPG
Manage VRA
Manage cloud connector
Test Failover
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Each of these can be ticked off individually.

http://s3.amazonaws.com/zertodownload_docs/6.5_Latest/Zerto%20Virtual%20Replication%20Installation%20Guide%20for%20vSphere%20and%20Hyper-V.pdf?cb=1582838413

Here under page 9 (Privileges Required by Zerto Virtual Replication) are all the Administrator roles that are applied by default when first installing Zerto and that are needed for full Zerto Administration