You must add the registry details that will be used as source registry to pull the base image during containerization and destination registry to push the artifacts and OCI image after containerization. You can add the enterprise image registry like Harbor or Docker hub.


Ensure that you have the required permissions. For more information, see Overview Application Transformer for VMware Tanzu Roles.


  1. Click Transform from the main menu.
  2. On the left navigation page, go to Settings > Registry.
  3. Click Add Registry.
  4. Enter a name for the registry.
  5. Enter the registry URL and credentials.
    Use the following URL for Docker Hub registry:
    For harbor repository, use the following format: https://your-harbor-repo-url
    Note: If you wish to use the embedded harbor shipped with the appliance as the destination registry, you must add an additional entry with the appliance IP as URL host in the https://applianceIP:9443 format. You cannot directly use the default entry listed as https://localhost:9443.
  6. Click Save.

What to do next

Add Third party Artifacts.