Monthly Archive: April 2012


Why is the “Hyper-V Replica Broker” required?

Hyper-V Replica requires the Failover Clustering role Hyper-V Replica Broker to be configured if either the primary or replica Hyper-V server is part of a cluster. This post builds on top of the guide and explains *why* the broker is required and captures its high level behavior. The following example will be used through the rest of the article: Cluster-P – Failover Cluster      in city 1 P1, P2, P3...