After you upgrade the vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller instances, create the anti-affinity rules for the Platform Services Controllers in Region B in vSphere DRS to implement a configuration that matches the deployment guidelines in this VMware Validated Design.


  1. Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.



      User name




  2. In the Navigator, select Hosts and Clusters and expand the mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local control tree.
  3. Select the LAX01-Mgmt01 cluster and click the Configure tab.
  4. On the Configure page, click VM/Host Rules.
  5. On the VM/Host Rules page, click Add.
  6. In the Create VM/Host Rule dialog, enter anti-affinity-rule-psc in the Name field, ensure the Enable rule checkbox is selected, select Separate Virtual Machines from the Type drop down menu, and click the Add.
  7. In the Add Rule Member dialog, select mgmt01psc51 and comp01psc51, and click OK.
  8. In the Create VM/Host Rule dialog, click OK to create the rule.