When you implement a scenario with dynamic resource tiering, you first create a storage policy. You can then apply the policy to a datastore so that tenant administrators and business group managers can use the policy in a blueprint.


  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 Infrastructure > Compute Resources > Compute Resources.
  3. Click Edit on the compute resource sfo01-w01-comp01.
  4. Click the Configuration tab and click the Edit icon to apply the proper storage policy for each datastore, according to their performance.
    Datastore Storage policy
    DS-NFS-Primary-HIGH Gold-Storage-Policy
    DS-NFS-Primary-MED Silver-Storage-Policy
    DS-NFS-Primary-LOW Bronze-Storage-Policy
  5. Click OK to save the storage policy configuration.