This workflow allows a delegated administrator to allocate a machine to a user, by specifying either Horizon View or vRealize Automation as the machine provider.
This workflow requires a set of configuration steps before using vRealize Automation as a provider. See Creating Machines and Managing Pools in vRealize Automation, and especially the topic Configure a Machine Blueprint Service for Advanced Desktop Allocation.
|Inputs/parameters||Machine provider (Horizon View or vRealize Automation), pod, pool ID, user name, vRealize Automation catalog item (if you select vRealize Automation as the machine provider)|
|Binding requirements||The administrator can bind the catalog item to a specific blueprint to avoid giving the delegated administrator access to all catalog items in vRealize Automation.|
If you select Horizon View as the machine provider, this workflow behaves the same way as the Desktop Allocation workflow.
If you select vRealize Automation as the machine provider, the workflow supports only manual pools. The following tasks are performed, in the following order: