Before deploying a product or solution path with vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, you generate a self-signed certificate that is used during an installation wizard or configuration file based deployment.

Procedure

  1. Open a browser and go to https://vrs01lcm01.rainpole.local/vrlcm.
  2. Log in using the following credentials.

    Setting

    Value

    User name

    admin@localhost

    Password (default)

    vrlscm_admin_password

  3. On the Navigator pane, click Settings.
  4. Under Settings, click the Generate Certificates tab, enter the following values, and click Generate Certificate. A dialogue appears with the message Certificate generate request triggered successfully.

    Option

    Value

    Enter Organization Name

    Rainpole

    Enter Organizational Unit

    Rainpole

    Enter Domain Name

    rainpole.local

    Enter Locality

    San Francisco

    Enter State

    California

    Enter Country Code

    US

    Enter Passphrase

    vrlscm_generated_certificate_passphrase

  5. On the Navigator, click Requests and validate that ACTION#GENERATE_CERTIFICATE displays COMPLETED.
  6. Under Settings, click the Generate Certificates tab and click View Certificate.
  7. (Optional) In the View Certificate, copy and save the text output of the Private Key and Certificate Chain.

    Step 7 is only required if you are using the configuration file option to deploy products using vRealize Lifecycle Manager.