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 ROBO vCenter Server.
  5. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    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

    nyc01-r01cl-vra01

    vCenter Server

    nyc01r01vc01.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 nyc01-r01-vsan01 datastore to store the content library, and click Next.
  10. On the Ready to complete page, click Finish.