In this procedure, you'll create a vCenter cloud account.

The use case in this section expands on the basic WordPress end-to-end use case to use a vCenter cloud account in the needed infrastructure for a blueprint and deployment.

vCenter-based cloud accounts require that a cloud proxy be deployed to a source vCenter for data collection and communication between the cloud account and an on-premises endpoint.

You can define and deploy the cloud proxy before you create cloud accounts or during the process of creating a cloud account.