As part of the vRealize Business installation in Region B, you connect the Region B vRealize Business Data Collector with the vRealize Business Server previously deployed in Region A.

Because the tenant is configured in vRealize Automation, you register the vRealize Business Data Collector appliance with the vRealize Business Server using the following procedure.
  • Generate a one-time key from vRealize Automation.
  • Register the Data Collector to the vRealize Business Server.

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. Generate a one-time use key for connecting vRealize Business Data Collector.
    1. Navigate to Administration > Business Management
    2. Expand the Manage Data Collector > Remote Data Collection  section.
    3. Click Generate a new one time use key
    4. Save the one time use key as it is later used.
  3. Log in to the vRealize Business Data Collector console.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01vrbc01.lax01.rainpole.local:9443/dc-ui.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name root
      Password vrb_collector_root_password
  4. Register the Data Collector with the vRealize Business Server.
    1. Expand the Registration with vRealize Business Server section. 
    2. Enter the following values and click Register.
      Setting Value
      Enter the vRB Server Url https://vrb01svr01.rainpole.local
      Enter the One Time Key one_time_use_key
    3. If you get a warning message for the certificate, click Install and click OK.
      Upon successful registration, you see a Successfully Registered dialog box .

Results

vRealize Business Data Collector is now connected to vRealize Business Server.