You must mount an NFS datastore for the content library consumed by vRealize Automation for virtual machine provisioning.


  1. Log in to the Compute vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name administrator@vsphere.local
      Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. In the Navigator pane, click Hosts and Clusters and expand the lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local.
  3. Click lax01w01esx01.lax01.rainpole.local.
  4. Click Datastore under Storage.
  5. Click the Create a New Datastore icon.
    The New Datastore wizard opens.
  6. On the Type page, select NFS and click Next.
  7. On the NFS version page, select NFS 3 and click Next.
  8. On the Name and configuration page, enter the following datastore information and click Next.
    Setting Value
    Datastore Name lax01-w01-lib01
    Folder /VVD_vRA_ComputeB_1TB
  9. On the Ready to complete page, review the configuration and click Finish.