After you power on the vCenter Server for the management domain, you set the DRS automation level of the management domain cluster to automatic to provide management virtual machine placement instructions based on anti-affinity rules.


  1. In a Web browser, log in to the management domain vCenter Server by using the vSphere Client.
    Setting Value
    User name administrator@vsphere.local
    Password vsphere_admin_password
  2. In the Hosts and clusters inventory, expand the tree and expand the sfo-m01-dc01 data center.
  3. Select the sfo-m01-cl01 cluster and click the Configure tab.
  4. In the left pane, select Services > vSphere DRS and click the Edit button.
  5. On the Edit cluster settings dialog box, click the Automation tab, and, from the drop-down menu, in the Automation level section, select Fully automated, and click OK.