Update the identity of your SDDC deployment on the Compute vCenter Server in Region A. You can use this identity as a label in tools for automated SDDC deployment.


  1. Log in to the Compute vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/ui.
    2. Log in by using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name administrator@vsphere.local
      Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. From the Menu of the vSphere Client, select Global Inventory Lists.
  3. Click vCenter Servers.
  4. Click the sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local vCenter Server object and click the Configure tab in the central pane.
  5. Under the Settings pane, click Advanced Settings and click the Edit button.
  6. In the Edit Advanced vCenter Server Settings dialog box, configure the following properties and click OK.
    1. Search for the config.SDDC.Deployed.Version property and change its value from 4.3.0 to 5.0.
    2. Add the config.SDDC.Deployed.WorkloadDomain and config.SDDC.Deployed.InstanceId properties.
    Name Value
    config.SDDC.Deployed.Type VVD
    config.SDDC.Deployed.Flavor Standard
    config.SDDC.Deployed.Version 5.0
    config.SDDC.Deployed.WorkloadDomain SharedEdgeAndCompute
    config.SDDC.Deployed.Method DIY
    config.SDDC.Deployed.InstanceId unique_identifier*
    Note: * Use the unique_identifier you generated for the Management vCenter Server. See Set SDDC Deployment Details on the Management vCenter Server in in Region A.
  7. Click OK to close the window.