Given below are the general pre-requisites for MySQL virtualization.
For MySQL virtualization, Delphix requires only Staging and Target Hosts to be added as environments.
Refer to Delphix Docs for configuration best practices.
The MySQL connector is a "Staged" connector - which means that in order to create a dSource, Delphix requires a staging environment. This environment must have MySQL binaries installed and the version of MySQL must match the source MySQL database(s).
If you are familiar with Delphix, you must already know what a Target Host is. It is simply another host with MySQL binaries installed where Delphix creates virtual databases. Again, the version of MySQL must match your source database(s).
Empty folder on Staging & Target host to hold delphix toolkit [ approximate 2GB free space ]
If Delphix is managing backups, the Staging Host must have enough storage space to hold your source database backup.
MySQL Binary version on Staging and Target must match the version on the source database(s)