After you deploy the vSphere Replication appliance on the recovery region, register vSphere Replication with the Platform Services Controller pair by using the vSphere Replication appliance management interface.


  1. Log in to the Virtual Appliance Management Interface of the vSphere Replication appliance.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01m01vrms01.lax01.rainpole.local:5480.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Settings Value
      User name root
      Password vr_sfo_root_password
  2. On the VR tab, click Configuration, enter the following settings, and click Save and Restart Service.
    Setting Value
    Configuration Mode Configure using the embedded database
    LookupService Address lax01psc01.lax01.rainpole.local
    SSO Administrative Account svc-vr@rainpole.local
    Password svc-vr_password
    VRM Host
    VRM Site Name lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local
    vCenter Server Address lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local
    vCenter Server Port 80
    vCenter Server Admin Mail vcenter_server_admin_email
  3. In the Confirm SSL Certificate dialog box, click Accept.
  4. Wait for the vSphere Replication Management (VRM) server to save the configuration.
  5. Under Service Status, verify that the status of the VRM service is running.
  6. Log out from the vSphere Replication appliance management interface.