Connect to the content library in Region A to synchronize templates among different Compute vCenter Server instances so that all the templates in your environment are consistent.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client https://sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to .
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name administrator@vsphere.local
      Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. From the Home page, click Content Libraries and click the sfo01-w01cl-vra01 content library that was created in the Compute vCenter Server in Region A.
  3. Select the Configure tab and click Copy Link.
    A subscription URL is saved to the clipboard.
  4. Log out from the Region A vSphere Web Client session and log back in to the Region B Compute vCenter Server.
  5. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client https://lax01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to .
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name administrator@vsphere.local
      Password vsphere_admin_password
  6. From the Home page, click Content Libraries, and click the Create new content library icon.
    The New Content Library wizard opens.
  7. On the Name and location page, specify the following settings and click Next.
    Setting Value
    Name lax01-w01cl-vra01
    vCenter Server lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local
  8. On the Configure content library page, select Subscribed content library, specify the following settings, and click Next.
    Setting Value
    Subscription URL sfo01-w01cl-vra01_subscription_URL
    Enable authentication Selected
    Password sfo01-w01cl-vra01_password
    Download all library content immediately Selected
  9. On the Add storage page, click the Select a datastore radio button, select the sfo01-m01-vsan01 datastore to store the content library, and click Next.
  10. On the Ready to complete page, click Finish.