The initial Hostname is provided during the OVA deployment. The system name can be updated in the Appliance Management interface.

Editing the System Name

  1. Navigate to the Appliance Management interface https://hcx-ip-or-fqdn:9443.

  2. Navigate to the Administration tab.

  3. Select System Name on the side menu, then click Edit.

  4. Enter the System Name. Click Save.

General Settings on left with System Name selected. System Name field on right with Edit selection.