After upgrading the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance, reload the interface and complete the upgrade by reconfiguring the on-premises appliance with the vCenter Server Lookup service.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the management interface of the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance.
    1. In a Web browser, go to https://On-Prem-Appliance-IP-address/ui/admin.
    2. Log in as the root user.
  2. Reconfigure the VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance with the vCenter Server Lookup service.
    1. In the left pane, click Configuration.

      To ensure that you load the upgraded management interface and to avoid the The requested resource was not found error message, clear the browser cache. You can press Ctrl+F5 or Ctrl+Shift+R (Cmd+Shift+R for Mac) or clear the cache in the browser settings.

    2. Under Service endpoints, next to Lookup Service Address, click Edit.
    3. In the Lookup Service Details window, enter the single sign-on user name and password, and click Apply.
  3. Verify that the VMware Cloud Director Availability vSphere Client Plug-In is upgraded.
    1. Log in to the on-premises vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    2. From the Home menu, select Administration.
    3. In the left pane, under Solutions, click Client Plug-Ins.
    4. On the Client Plug-Ins page, verify that under Version, VMware Cloud Director Availability vSphere Client Plug-In shows the upgraded version.

Results

The VMware Cloud Director Availability On-Premises Appliance is successfully upgraded and you can configure new replications. For more information, see VMware Cloud Director Availability User Guide.