You deploy two vRealize Orchestrator virtual appliances.

About this task

Perform this procedure twice to deploy two appliances using the respective values in the following table for the different hosts.

vRealize Orchestrator Appliance

IP Address

FQDN

Host A

192.168.11.63

vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

Host B

192.168.11.64

vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. Navigate to the mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local vCenter Server instance. 
  3. Right-click mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local and select Deploy OVF Template.
  4. On the Select source page, browse to the vRealize Orchestrator .ova file on your local machine and click Next.
  5. On the Review Details page click Next.
  6. On the Accept License Agreements page, accept the end user license agreement and click Next.
  7. On the Select name and folder page, enter the following information for the host that you deploy and click Next.

    Setting

    Values for Host A

    Values for Host B

    Name

    vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

    vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

    Select a folder or datacenter

    vRA01

    vRA01

  8. On the Select a resource page, select the SFO01-Mgmt01 cluster and click Next.
  9. On the Select storage page, select the datastore.
    1. From the Select virtual disk format drop-down menu, select Thin Provision.
    2. From the VM Storage Policy drop-down menu, select vSAN Default Storage Policy.
    3. From the datastore table, select the SFO01A-VSAN01-MGMT01 vSAN datastore and click Next.
  10. On the Setup networks page, select the distributed port group on the distributed switch that ends with Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN and click Next.
  11. On the Customize template page, select the following values and click Next

    Setting

    Values for Host A

    Values for Host B

    Initial Root Password

    hostA_root_pwd

    hostB_root_pwd

    Confirm Initial Root Password

    hostA_root_pwd

    hostB_root_pwd

    Enable SSH service in the appliance

    Selected

    Selected

    Hostname

    vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

    vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

    Default Gateway

    192.168.11.1

    192.168.11.1

    Domain Name

    rainpole.local

    rainpole.local

    Domain Search Path

    rainpole.local,sfo01.rainpole.local,lax01.rainpole.local

    rainpole.local,sfo01.rainpole.local,lax01.rainpole.local

    Domain Name Servers

    172.16.11.4, 172.17.11.4

    172.16.11.4, 172.17.11.4

    Network 1 IP address

    192.168.11.63

    192.168.11.64

    Network 1 Netmask

    255.255.255.0

    255.255.255.0

  12. On the Ready to complete page, review the configuration settings, check Power on the appliance after deployment, and click Finish.
  13. Repeat the procedure to deploy the vRealize Orchestrator virtual appliance for Host B.