You may need to restart HMS while deploying the Cloud Foundation system.


While deploying the Cloud Foundation system, the following error message is displayed:

vRack has encountered an error. Problem connecting with HMS host: http://localhost:8080/hms-local at the moment.


HMS may have stopped running.


  1. Verify if HMS is running by connecting to the SDDC Manager Controller VM and typing the following commands:


    ps –lef |grep -i hms

  2. If HMS is not running, restart HMS by typing the following commands.

    cd /opt/vrack/hms

    service start