To create a vRealize Orchestrator cluster, you must configure your deployment to use a shared database that accepts multiple connections. A shared database can accept connections from different vRealize Orchestrator instances.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Control Center.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vra01vro01a.rainpole.local:8283/vco-controlcenter.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      hostA_root_password

  2. Configure the SQL Server database.
    1. On the Home page, under Database, click Configure Database.
    2. Enter the following settings to configure the database and click Save Changes.

      Setting

      Value

      Database type

      SQL Server

      Server address

      vra01mssql01.rainpole.local:1433

      Use SSL

      Deselected

      Database name

      VRODB-01

      User name

      svc-vro

      Password

      svc_vro_password

      Domain

      rainpole.local

      Use Windows authentication mode (NTLMv2)

      Selected

      Leave the Instance (if any) text box empty if your SQL Server database was installed by using the default server instance name.





    3. Click Save changes.
    4. Click Update Database.
  3. Force re-installation of the vRealize Orchestrator plug-ins.
    1. On the Home page, under Manage, click Startup Options.
    2. Click Stop, and click Home.
    3. On the Home page, under Monitor and Control, click Troubleshooting.
    4. Click Force Plug-ins Reinstall, and click Home.
    5. On the Home page, under Manage, click Startup Options.
    6. Click Start.