AviRole1 is the role applied at the root folder level, which allows the assigned user to:

AviRole1 is the role applied at the root folder level, which allows the assigned user to:

  • Deploy Service Engine in a data center.

  • Create virtual NIC for the Service Engine.

  • Discover all available networks with Read Only access.

  • Discover the best possible host to deploy the Service Engine in Read Only mode.

To configure the role settings:

  1. Navigate to Administration > Roles.

  2. Locate the Avi role name - AviRole1.

Apply the AviRole1 role to the root level of the vCenter object hierarchy for giving the NSX Advanced Load Balancer Controller access to discover vCenter resources.

Figure 1. For 6 - 6.5 versions
Figure 2. For 6.7 and 7 versions

Under Privilege > All Privileges, define the following parameters for this role:

  • Datastore settings

  • Network configuration

  • Resource

  • Virtual machine configuration

  • vApp import

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Datastore. Expand the list and click the checkbox for Allocate space.
    Figure 3. For 6 - 6.5 versions
    Figure 4. For 6.7 and 7 versions
  2. Navigate to Host and select Configuration. Expand the list and click the checkbox for Network configuration.
    Figure 5. For 6 - 6.5 versions
    Figure 6. For 6.7 and 7 versions
  3. Navigate to Network and select Assign network.
    Figure 7. For 6 - 6.5 versions
    Figure 8. For 6.7 and 7 versions
  4. Navigate to Resource and select Assign virtual machine to resource pool.
    Figure 9. For 6 - 6.5 versions
    Figure 10. For 6 - 6.5 versions
  5. Navigate to Virtual machine > Configuration and select the following options:
    • Add new disk

    • Advanced

    Figure 11. For 6 - 6.5 versions
    Figure 12. For 6.7 and 7 versions
  6. Navigate to vApp and select Import.
    Figure 13. For 6 - 6.5 versions
    Figure 14. For 6.7 and 7 versions