When you implement scenarios for Region B, you create a Linux guest operating system specification that you can apply when you create blueprints for use with vRealize Automation. You can use this customization specification when provisioning new virtual machines from vRealize Automation. 

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Compute vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. Navigate to Home > Operations and Policies > Customization Specification Manager.
  3. Select vCenter Server lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local from the drop-down menu.
  4. Click the Create a new specification icon.
  5. On the Specify Properties page of the Guest Customization wizard, select Linux from the Target VM Operating System drop-down menu, enter os-linux-custom-spec for the specification name, and click Next.
  6. On the Set Computer Name page, select Use the virtual machine name, enter lax01.rainpole.local in the Domain Name text box, and click Next.
  7. On the Time Zone page, specify the time zone for the virtual machine, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Area

    America

    Location

    Los Angeles

    Hardware Clock Set To

    Local Time

  8. On the Configure Network page, click Next.
  9. On the Enter DNS and domain settings page, leave the default settings, and click Next.
  10. Click Finish to save your changes.

    The customization specification appears in the Customization Specification Manager.