After you upgrade vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller, you must update the endpoints to reflect the name of the load balancer FQDN.

Prerequisites

You create a DNS A record for the FQDN of the load balancer and the IP address of mgmt01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local. After you configure the load balancer is setup this DNS record is changed to the virtual IP of the load balancer.

Procedure

  1. Create a DNS record for the load balancer FQDN.
    1. Open a remote desktop connection to your DNS server.
    2. Create a DNS A record with the following values.

      FQDN

      IP

      lax01psc51.lax01.rainpole.com

      172.17.11.61

      Note:

      After you configure the Platform Services Controller load balancer, you are going to is configured the IP address will be updated to reflect the load balancer's VIP instead of the IP address of mgmt01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local

  2. Update the vCenter Single Sign-On configuration on mgmt01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local.
    1. Open an SSH connection to mgmt01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      mgmtpsc_root_password

    3. Run the following commands.
      cd /usr/lib/vmware-sso/bin/
      python updateSSOConfig.py –-lb-fqdn=lax01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local




  3. Update the vCenter Single Sign-On configuration on comp01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local.
    1. Open an SSH connection to comp01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      comppsc_root_password

    3. Run the following commands.
      cd /usr/lib/vmware-sso/bin/
      python updateSSOConfig.py –-lb-fqdn=lax01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local
      




  4. Update the Platform Services Controller endpoints.

    You update the endpoints only on one of the Platform Services Controller instances.

    1. Open an SSH connection to mgmt01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      mgmtpsc_root_password

    3. Run the following commands.
      cd /usr/lib/vmware-sso/bin/
      python UpdateLsEndpoint.py –-lb-fqdn=lax01psc51.lax01.rainpole.local --user=Administrator@vsphere.local
      
    4. Enter the vsphere_admin_password when prompted.