Tenant administrators create storage reservation policies to group datastores that have similar characteristics, such as speed or price. After you create a storage reservation policy, you can populate it with datastores to use the policy in a blueprint in your scenario.

Procedure

  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 > Reservation > Reservation Polices.
  3. Create a high-performance storage reservation policy.
    1. Click New and select Storage Reservation Policy.
    2. Type Gold-Storage-Policy in the Name text box.
    3. Type High performance storage in the Description text box.
    4. Click the Save icon.
  4. Create a medium-performance storage reservation policy.
    1. Click New and select Storage Reservation Policy.
    2. Type Silver-Storage-policy in the Name text box.
    3. Type Medium performance storage in the Description text box.
    4. Click the Save icon.
  5. Create a low-performance storage reservation policy.
    1. Click New and select Storage Reservation Policy.
    2. Type Bronze-storage-policy in the Name text box.
    3. Type Low performance storage in the Description text box.
    4. Click the Save icon.