Before you can create an environment for a solution path deployment, you must add a data center in using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and associate the Management vCenter Server instance.

About this task

Prerequisites

Ensure the operations service account svc-vrslcm-vsphere for the integration between vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and vSphere is:

  • added to the Management vCenter Server.

  • assigned the custom vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager User role.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Web interface.
    1. Open a browser and go to https://vrs01lcm01.rainpole.local/vrlcm.
    2. Log in using following credentials:

      Setting

      Value

      Username

      admin@localhost

      Password

      vrslcm_admin_password

  2. In the Navigator, click Manage Data Centers and click Add Data Center.
  3. In the Add Data Center dialog box, enter the following information and click Add.

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    sfo01-m01dc

    Location

    San Francisco, California, US

  4. Add the vCenter Server.
    1. Click Manage vCenter Servers.
    2. In the Select Data Center, click the drop-down menu and select sfo01-m01dc.
    3. Click Add vCenter Server.
    4. Enter the following vCenter Server information and click Submit.

      Setting

      Value

      Host Name

      sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      User Name

      svc-vrslcm-vsphere@rainpole.local

      Password

      svc-vrslcm-vsphere_password

      vCenter Server Type

      Management

  5. In the Navigator, click Requests and validate that VC_DATA_COLLECTION for the vCenter Server shows COMPLETED.