Configure NTP on the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance to keep vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager synchronized with the other SDDC components.

Prerequisites

Verify that the SSH service on the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance is enabled.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance by using Secure Shell (SSH) client.
    1. Open an SSH connection to vrslcm01svr01a.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      vrslcm_root_password

  2. Configure the NTP source for the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager appliance.
    1. Open the /etc/systemd/timesyncd.conf file for editing using a text editor such as vi.

      vi /etc/systemd/timesyncd.conf

    2. Remove the comment for the NTP configuration and add the following NTP settings.

      NTP=ntp.sfo01.rainpole.local ntp.lax01.rainpole.local

  3. Enable the systemd-timesyncd service and verify the status.
    1. Run the following command to enable the network time synchronization.
      timedatectl set-ntp true
    2. Run the following command to enable the NTP synchronization.
      systemctl restart systemd-timesyncd
    3. Run the following command to verify the status of the service.
      timedatectl status
  4. Log out of the session by entering logout.