Use the vSphere Web Client to move nodes of the Analytics cluster and virtual appliances of the remote collector group to VM folders for easier management.

About this task

vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager deploys:

  • Three analytics VMs: master, master replica, and data.

  • Two remote collector virtual appliances: Remote Collector 1 and Remote Collector 2


  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.



      User name




  2. From the Home menu, select VMs and Templates.
  3. Navigate to the sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local vCenter Server and sfo01-m01dc data center.
  4. Create two New VM and Template Folder sfo01-m01fd-vrops and sfo01-m01fd-vropsrc.
  5. Move the analytics VMs.
    1. Select the virtual machines vrops01svr01a, vrops01svr01b and vrops01svr01c.
    2. Right click and select Move to VM folder sfo01-m01fd-vrops.
  6. Move the remote collector VMs.
    1. Select the virtual machines sfo01vropsc01a and sfo01vropsc01b.
    2. Right click and select Move to VM folder sfo01-m01fd-vropsrc.