Configure the IP index and password of various appliances available under the Appliance Configuration.

You can configure the IP index and password for all the appliances available in Infrastructure Automation.
Note: You can configure the Root Password, Admin Password, Audit Password, and Vcf Password and select the Use above credentials for all the password fields to use the same password for all the appliances.
Field Description
Appliance Type The name of the appliance. It is a non-editable.
Appliance Name The name of the appliance.
IP Index The last octane of the IP address. The first three octanes of the IP address are computed from the IP address of the DNS server.
Root Password Password of the root user of the appliance.
Note: Minimum length of the password is 13 characters and it must include a special character, a capital letter, a lower-case letter, and a number.
Admin Password Password of the administrator of the appliance.
Note: Minimum length of the password is 13 characters and it must include a special character, a capital letter, a lower-case letter, and a number.
Audit Password Password of the audit user. Applicable only for NSX Manager, and NSX Edge cluster.
Note: Minimum length of the password is 13 characters and it must include a special character, a capital letter, a lower-case letter, and a number.
Vcf Password Password for the VMware Cloud Foundation user. Applicable only for SDDC Manager, and cloud builder.
Note: Minimum length of the password is 13 characters and it must include a special character, a capital letter, a lower-case letter, and a number.
NSX Manager Configuration Applicable only for NSX Manager.
  • Name: Name of the NSX Manager node.
  • IP: The fourth octane of the IP address applicable to the node.
NSX Edge Cluster Configuration Applicable only for NSX Edge Cluster.
  • Name: Name of the NSX Edge cluster.
  • IP: The fourth octane of the IP address applicable to the node.
Node Count Number of vSAN NFS nodes. Minimum three and a maximum of eight nodes are required. Applicable only for vSAN NFS
IP Pool List of static IP indexes for vSAN NFS nodes. Each vSAN NFS node requires one IP. Applicable only for vSAN NFS.
Shares Size of the NFS share. Applicable only for vSAN NFS.

Procedure

  1. Click the Configuration tab under the Infrastructure Automation.
  2. Click Appliance Configuration.
  3. To modify the parameters, click Edit.