After you update the vRealize Automation and vRealize Orchestrator appliances, rename the anti-affinity rules for these components in vSphere DRS to implement a configuration that matches the deployment guidelines in this validated design.

About this task

Perform the procedure six times starting with the rule for the vRealize Automation appliances.

Table 1. Anti-Affinity Rules Configuration After Cloud Management Platform Update

Region

Old Rule Name

New Rule Name

Members

vCenter Server Cluster

Region A

anti-affinity-rule-svr

anti-affinity-rule-vra-svr

vra01svr01a.rainpole.local, vra01svr01b.rainpole.local

mgm01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local > SFO01 > SFO01-Mgmt

anti-affinity-rule-iws

anti-affinity-rule-vra-iws

vra01iws01a.rainpole.local, vra01iws01b.rainpole.local

anti-affinity-rule-ims

anti-affinity-rule-vra-ims

vra01ims01a.rainpole.local, vra01ims01b.rainpole.local

anti-affinity-rule-dem

anti-affinity-rule-vra-dem

vra01dem01.rainpole.local, vra01dem02.rainpole.local

anti-affinity-rule-ias

anti-affinity-rule-vra-ias

vra01ias01.sfo01.rainpole.local, vra01ias02.sfo01.rainpole.local

anti-affinity-rule-vro

anti-affinity-rule-vro

vra01vro01a.rainpole.local, vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

Region B

anti-affinity-rule-ias

anti-affinity-rule-vra-ias

vra01ias51.lax01.rainpole.local, vra01ias52.lax01.rainpole.local

mgm01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local > LAX01 > LAX01-Mgmt

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. From the Home page, click Hosts and Clusters.
  3. In the Navigator, expand mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local > SFO01 and click SFO01-Mgmt01.
  4. On the Manage tab, select VM/Host Rules under Configuration.
  5. Rename the anti-affinity rules for the vRealize Automation appliances.
    1. Select the anti-affinity-rule-svr from the VM/Host Rules list and click Edit.
    2. In the Edit VM/Host Rule dialog box, enter anti-affinity-rule-vra-svr in the Name text box and click OK.




  6. Repeat Step 5 to rename the remaining anti-affinity rules in Region A and Region B.