After the deployment of the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance, you perform an initial login and set common configuration settings, such as the appliance passwords, the configuration drift interval, enablement of SSH, and joining the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program.

Prerequisites

Complete the deployment of the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance on a VMware Validated Design for Software-Defined Data Center foundation environment.

Procedure

  1. Open a browser and go to https://vrs01lcm01.rainpole.local/vrlcm.
  2. Log in using the following credentials.

    Setting

    Value

    User name

    admin@localhost

    Password (default)

    vmware

  3. On Choose a new LCM Appliance Password page, enter a new password, click Update Password, and close the Welcome dialog box.
    Note:

    During initial login to the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, you must change the default appliance password.

    The password must be at least 8 characters long and contain at least one lowercase, uppercase, numeric, and special character.

  4. On the Navigator pane, click Settings.
  5. Under Settings, click Common Configuration and enter the following values.

    Option

    Value

    Root Password

    vrslcm_root_password

    Confirm Root Password

    vrslcm_root_password

    Admin Password

    vrslcm_admin_password

    Confirm Admin Password

    vrslcm_admin_password

    SSH User Password

    vrslcm_ssh_password

    Confirm SSH User Password

    vrlscm_ssh_password

    Configuration Drift Interval

    24 (default)

    Restart Server

    Deselected (default)

    SSH Service Enabled

    Selected (default)

    Join the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program

    Selected (default)

  6. Click Save.

    The administrative user is logged out and returned to the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager login screen, where the updated password for admin@localhost is used.