As part of the vRealize Business installation, you connect the Data Collectors with the vRealize Business Server.

About this task

Because the tenant is configured in vRealize Automation, you register the vRealize Business Data Collector appliance with the vRealize Business Server using the following procedure.

  • Grant an added role to the tenant admin, enter the product license key, and generate a one-time key from vRealize Automation.

  • Register the Data Collector to the vRealize Business Server.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Automation Rainpole portal.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vra01svr01.rainpole.local/vcac/org/rainpole.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      vra-admin-rainpole

      Password

      vra-admin-rainpole_password

      Domain

      rainpole.local

  2. Navigate to Administration > Users & Groups > Directory Users and Groups.
  3. Generate a one-time use key for connecting the two vRealize Business appliances.
    1. Expand the  Manage Data Collector > Remote Data Collection  section.
    2. Click Generate a new one time use key.
    3. Save the one time use key as you need it at a later stage in the implementation sequence.
  4. Log in to the vRealize Business Data Collector console.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local:9443/dc-ui.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      vrb_collector_root_password

  5. Register the Data Collector with the vRealize Business Server.
    1. Expand the Registration with the vRealize Business Server section.
    2. Enter the following values and click Register.

      Setting

      Value

      Enter the vRB Server Url

      https://vrb01svr01.rainpole.local

      Enter the One Time Key

      one_time_use_key

      After you click Register, a warning message informs you that the certificate is not trusted.

    3. Click Install and click OK.

      The vRealize Business appliances are now connected.