This section provides a list of ports used by VMware Cloud Provider Lifecycle Manager for product and integration communication.

Port Protocol Direction Target Description
9443 TCP Inbound / Outbound Management network Used for VMware Cloud Provider Lifecycle Manager REST API requests.
22 TCP Inbound / Outbound Management network SSH connection to the VMware Cloud Provider Lifecycle Manager host to configure VMware Cloud Provider Lifecycle Manager and deployment binaries.
22 TCP Outbound Deployed products (VMware Cloud Director, vRealize Operations Manager, vCloud Usage Meter, RabbitMQ SSH used to configure the deployed products.
53 TCP/ UDP Inbound / Outbound DNS Server

DNS used to resolve IP and hostnames, and to validate corresponding records for requested deployments.

The DNS server provided in the payload is used for validation purposes.

123 UDP Outbound NTP Server Configure NTP to ensure the correction time synchronization.
443 TCP Outbound vCenter Server, NSX Manager, VMware Cloud Director cells and Load Balancer, vRealize Operations Manager Tenant App, vCloud Usage Meter 4.3 HTTPS traffic to access and configure the deployed products and as validation of the infrastructure components.
5671 TCP, UDP Outbound RabbitMQ AMQP port used for RabbitMQ AMQP service. If you customize this port, you must keep the updated port open.
15671 TCP Outbound RabbitMQ Management Interface Management port used for RabbitMQ Management Interface. If you customize this port, you must keep the updated port open.
8443 TCP Outbound vCloud Usage Meter 4.2 Used for HTTPS traffic to access vCloud Usage Meter 4.2 Rest API.
ICMP Inbound / Outbound VMware Cloud Director cells, vRealize Operations Manager Tenant App, vCloud Usage Meter, RabbitMQ Ping is performed to verify if the deployed virtual machines are running or existing prior to deployment.