To perform the startup of the SDDC components, you begin with starting up the stack from the Management Domain.

You start the SDDC management components in the management domain in a specific order to provide the necessary infrastructure, networking, and management services prior powering on each component.

Table 1. Startup Order of the Management Domain

Startup Order

SDDC Component

1

ESXi hosts and vSAN

2

vSphere Cluster Services (vCLS) virtual machines

3

vCenter Server

4

SDDC Manager

5

NSX-T Managers

6

NSX-T Edge nodes

7

Region-specific Workspace ONE Access

8

vRealize Log Insight cluster

9

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager

10

Cross-region Workspace ONE Access cluster

11

vRealize Operations Manager cluster

12

vRealize Automation cluster