This tab details the accounts and initial passwords for the Cloud Foundation components. You must provide input for each yellow box. A red cell may indicate that validations on the password length has failed.

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Update the Default Password field for each user (including the automation user in the last row). Passwords can be different per user or common across multiple users. The tables below provide details on password requirements.

Table 1. Password Complexity

Password

Complexity

Virtual Infrastructure Layer

Default Single-Sign on Domain User

SSO

vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller virtual appliance root account

SSO

NSX Manager Administrator account

Standard

Operations Management Layer

vRealize Log Insight admin account

vRLI

vRealize Log Insight root account

Standard

SDDC Manager

SDDC Manager appliance root account

Standard

SDDC Manager super user

Standard

SDDC Manager REST API user

Standard

SDDC Manager automation

SSO

Table 2. Password Requirements based on Complexity

Password Type

Requirements Based on Complexity

Standard

  1. Length 8-12 characters

  2. Must include:

    • mix of upper-case and lower-case letters

    • a number

    • a special character such as @ ! # $ % ^ or ?

  3. Cannot include exclude_char such as { } [ ] ( ) / \ ' " ` ~ , ; : . < >

SSO (accounts in SSO vsphere.local)

  1. Length 8-20 characters

  2. Must include:

    • mix of upper-case and lower-case letters

    • a number

    • a special character

vRLI

  1. Length 8-12 characters

  2. Must include:

    • mix of upper-case and lower-case letters

    • a number

    • a special character

  3. Must not include a character repeated more than twice