To create a highly available Embedded vRealize Orchestrator cluster, configure two vRealize Automation virtual appliances.

About this task

Perform this procedure twice to configure two appliances using the respective values in the following table for the different hosts.

vRealize Orchestrator Appliance

IP Address

FQDN

Host A

192.168.11.51

vra01svr01a.rainpole.local

Host B

192.168.11.52

vra01svr01b.rainpole.local

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Automation Appliance by using Secure Shell (SSH) client to configure the embedded vRealize Orchestrator.
    1. Open an SSH connection to vra01svr01a.rainpole.local using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      hostA_root_password

    2. Start vco-configurator service using the command service vco-configurator start.

    3. Verify the status of vco-configurator using the command service vco-configurator status.

    4. Run the command chkconfig vco-configurator on to enable automatic restart of the vco-configurator service upon subsequent reboots of the vRealize Automation appliance.
  2. Repeat the procedure to configure the vRealize Orchestrator for Host B vra01svr01b.rainpole.local.