The following sections provide details of each service definition that has been included as part of the current phase of cloud platform deployment.

Table 1. Base Windows Server Requirements and Standards

Service Name

Base Windows Server

Provisioning Method

When users select this blueprint, vRealize Automation clones a vSphere virtual machine template with preconfigured vCenter customizations.

Entitlement

Both Production and Development business group members.

Approval Process

No approval (pre-approval assumed based on approved access to platform).

Operating System and Version Details

Windows Server 2012 R2

Configuration

Disk: Single disk drive

Network: Standard vSphere Networks

Lease and Archival Details

Lease:

  • Production Blueprints: No expiration date

  • Development Blueprints: Minimum 30 days – Maximum 270 days

Archive: 15 days

Pre- and Post-Deployment Requirements

Email sent to manager confirming service request (include description details).

Table 2. Base Windows Blueprint Sizing

Sizing

vCPU

Memory (GB)

Storage (GB)

Default

1

4

60

Maximum

4

16

60

Table 3. Base Linux Server Requirements and Standards

Service Name

Base Linux Server

Provisioning Method

When users select this blueprint, vRealize Automation clones a vSphere virtual machine template with preconfigured vCenter customizations.

Entitlement

Both Production and Development business group members.

Approval Process

No approval (pre-approval assumed based on approved access to platform).

Operating System and Version Details

Red Hat Enterprise Server 6

Configuration

Disk: Single disk drive 

Network: Standard vSphere networks

Lease and Archival Details

Lease:

  • Production Blueprints: No expiration date

  • Development Blueprints: Minimum 30 days – Maximum 270 days

Archive: 15 days

Pre- and Post-Deployment Requirements

Email sent to manager confirming service request (include description details) .

Table 4. Base Linux Blueprint Sizing

Sizing

vCPU

Memory (GB)

Storage (GB)

Default

1

6

20

Maximum

4

12

20

Table 5. Base Windows Server with SQL Server Install Requirements and Standards

Service Name

Base Windows Server

Provisioning Method

When users select this blueprint, vRealize Automation clones a vSphere virtual machine template with preconfigured vCenter customizations.

Entitlement

Both Production and Development business group members

Approval Process

No approval (pre-approval assumed based on approved access to platform).

Operating System and Version Details

Windows Server 2012 R2

Configuration

Disk: Single disk drive 

Network: Standard vSphere Networks 

Silent Install: The Blueprint calls a silent script using the vRealize Automation Agent to install SQL2012 Server with custom properties.

Lease and Archival Details

Lease:

  • Production Blueprints: No expiration date

  • Development Blueprints: Minimum 30 days – Maximum 270 days

Archive: 15 days

Pre- and Post-Deployment Requirements

Email sent to manager confirming service request (include description details)

Table 6. Base Windows with SQL Server Blueprint Sizing

Sizing

vCPU

Memory (GB)

Storage (GB)

Default

1

8

100

Maximum

4

16

400