A fabric group is a logical container of several compute resources, and can be managed by fabric administrators. Plan fabric groups according to the number of regions in your SDDC.

Table 1. Design Decisions on Fabric Groups in vRealize Automation

Decision ID

Design Decision

Design Justification

Design Implication


Create a fabric group and include all the compute resources in the consolidated cluster in this group.

IaaS administrators can organize virtualization compute resources and cloud endpoints in fabric groups by type and intent. This design requires a single fabric group.