You can use vRealize Orchestrator to launch the Infoblox setup wizard. To do so, you connect vRealize Automation and IaaS to Infoblox IPAM, create group properties, and enable an IPAM endpoint in vRealize Automation.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Orchestrator.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vra01svr01.rainpole.local.
    2. Click vRealize Orchestrator Client to download the vRealize Orchestrator Client file.
    3. Click the download and click Continue on the security warning prompt
    4. In the VMware vRealize Orchestrator Login wizard, specify the following credentials and click Login.

      Setting

      Value

      Host name

      vra01svr01.rainpole.local:443

      User name

      svc-vra@rainpole.local

      Password

      svc-vra_password

  2. Launch the Setup Wizard workflow from vRealize Orchestrator.
    1. In the VMware vRealize Orchestrator window, click the Workflows icon.
    2. Navigate to svc-vRA@vra01svr01.rainple.local > Library > Infoblox > vRA > Installation.
    3. Right click Setup Wizard and select Start Workflow.
  3. In Start Workflow: Setup Wizard, enter the following values for the vRA host.
    1. Enter the following vRA host properties and click Next.

      Setting

      Value

      Create vRA host

      Yes

      Host name

      vra01svr01

      Host URL

      https://vra01svr01.rainpole.local

      Automatically install SSL certificates

      Yes

      Connection timeout

      Default

      Operation timeout

      Default

    2. Enter the following user credentials for the vRA host.

      Setting

      Value

      Session mode

      Shared Session

      Tenant

      vsphere.local

      Authentication username

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Authentication password

      vsphere_admin_password

    3. Click Next.
  4. Still in the Start Workflow: Setup Wizard, enter the following IaaS host properties.
    1. Enter the following the host properties and click Next.

      Setting

      Value

      Create IaaS host

      Yes

      Host name

      vra01iws01

      Host URL

      https://vra01iws01.rainpole.local

      Automatically install SSL certificates

      Yes

      Connection timeout

      Default

      Operation timeout

      Default

      User proxy

      No

    2. Enter the following user credentials and click Next.

      Setting

      Value

      Host's authentication type

      NTLM

      Authentication user name

      svc-vra

      Authentication password

      svc-vra_password

    3. Enter domain and workstation parameters and click Next.

      Setting

      Value

      Workstation for NTLM authentication

      Leave blank

      Domain for NTLM authentication

      rainpole.local

  5. Still in the Start Workflow: Setup Wizard, enter the following Property group parameters and click Submit.

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    VVD-Infoblox-Group-Properties

    Description

    VVD-Infoblox-Group-Properties

    Visibility

    All tenants

    Number of virtual network interfaces

    1

    Update existing property definitions

    Yes

  6. Configure an IPAM endpoint in vRealize Automation.
    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

    3. Select Infrastructure > Endpoints > Endpoints.
    4. Click New, select IPAM from the drop-down menu, and click Infoblox.
    5. Enter the following settings and click OK.

      Setting

      Value

      Name

      IPAM-01

      Description

      vNIOS Appliance

      Address

      https://mgmt01vnios01.rainpole.local

      User name

      cloudapi

      Password

      cloudapi_password