Replace the existing certificate for all vRealize Automation services from the vRealize Automation Management Console. You replace the certificate on the vRealize Automation Appliance, IaaS Web server, and IaaS Manager server to maintain a trusted communication between the vRealize Automation nodes.


  1. Log in to the first vRealize Automation appliance.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vra01svr01a.rainpole.local:5480
    2. Log in using the following credentials.



      User name




  2. On the vRA Settings tab, click the Database subtab and check which node has the MASTER label.

    If the vra01svr01a.rainpole.local appliance is not listed as the MASTER node, log in to the management console of the MASTER appliance using the previous instruction.

  3. On the vRA Settings tab, click the Certificates subtab.
  4. Under vRA Certificate, select Import.
  5. From a text editor on the Windows host where you run the CertGenVVD utility, copy the content of the certificate files to the respective text boxes, and click Save Settings.

    Source Content

    Target Text Box


    RSA Private Key


    Certificate Chain

    Passphrase you optionally entered at generation


  6. Verify that all cluster nodes have been successfully updated.
  7. Repeat the procedure to configure the IaaS Web server and IaaS Manager Service with the new certificate details.

    IaaS Component

    Component Type

    Certificate Action

    IaaS Web server

    IaaS Web

    Import Certificate

    IaaS Manager Service

    Manager Service

    Import Certificate