After you configure the NSX load balancer to distribute the traffic between the Management vCenter Server and Compute vCenter Server in Region A, repoint the vCenter Server instances in the region from the individual Platform Services Controller instances to the load balancer.

Procedure

  1. Log in to mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local by using Secure Shell (SSH) client.
    1. Open an SSH connection to the virtual machine mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      vcenter_server_root_password

  2. To repoint vCenter Server to the load balancer for the Platform Services Controller instances, run the following command.
    cmsso-util repoint --repoint-psc sfo01psc01.sfo01.rainpole.local
  3. Verify that vCenter Server directs its requests to the load balancer. run the following commands.
    1. Run the following command and verify that it returns sfo01psc01.sfo01.rainpole.local for the Platform Services Controller Load Balancer in Region A.
      /usr/lib/vmware-vmafd/bin/vmafd-cli get-dc-name --server-name localhost
    2. Run the following command and verify that it returns the https://sfo01psc01.sfo01.rainpole.local:443/lookupservice/sdk Lookup Service of the Platform Services Controller Load Balancer in Region A.
      /usr/lib/vmware-vmafd/bin/vmafd-cli get-ls-location --server-name localhost
  4. Verify that all vCenter Server services are running.
    service-control --status --all
  5. Repeat the procedure on the Compute vCenter Server comp01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local.