After you complete the update of the vRealize Business appliance, increase its compute resources so that the appliance can handle the number of tenant workloads according to this VMware Validated Design objectives.

You increase the amount of virtual memory and number of virtual CPUs of all vRealize Business nodes. You start with the vRealize Business appliance first.

Table 1. Compute Post-Upgrade Configuration for the vRealize Business Nodes

vRealize Business Node

Memory

Number of Virtual CPUs

vra01bus01.rainpole.local

8 GB

8

vra01buc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

8 GB

8

vra01buc51.lax01.rainpole.local

8 GB

8

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. Change the amount of virtual memory and number of virtual CPUs of the vRealize Business virtual appliance.
    1. In the Navigator, navigate to the vra01bus01.rainpole.local virtual machine.
    2. Right-click the vra01bus01.rainpole.local virtual machine and select Power > Power Off.
    3. Right-click the virtual machine and select Edit Settings.
    4. In the Edit Settings dialog box, click the Virtual Hardware tab, and in the CPU text box increase the number of virtual CPU to 4.
    5. In the Memory text box, change the amount of memory to 8 GB, and click OK
    6. Right-click the vra01bus01.rainpole.local virtual machine and select Power > Power On.
  3. Repeat Step 2 to configure the compute resources for the other vRealize Business nodes.