Cloud zones are specific to Cloud Assembly projects and correspond to set of resources within a cloud account. You reconfigure the initial cloud zone, created during the configuration of the NSX and vCenter Server cloud accounts, to assign the appropriate resources to the cloud zone through the use of resource pools, placement policy, and capability tags.


  1. In a Web browser, log in to vRealize Automation by using the cloud services console.
    Setting Value
    URL https://vra01svr01.rainpole.local/csp/gateway/portal
    User name configadmin
    Password wsa01svr01_configadmin_password
    Domain System Domain
  2. On the main navigation bar, click Services.
  3. In the My services section, click Cloud Assembly.
  4. Click the Infrastructure tab, and select Configure > Cloud zones.
  5. Configure the workload domain cloud zone.
    1. On the Cloud zones page, click the sfo01w01vc01/sfo01-w01dc cloud zone card.
    2. On the Summary tab, configure these settings.




      Region A - Workload Domain 01

      Placement policy




      Capability tags

      • cloud:private

      • region:sfo

    3. Click the Compute tab, select the sfo01-w01-comp01 / sfo01-w01rp-user-vm resource pool and click Tags.
    4. In the Tags dialog box, add the cloud:private and region:sfo tags, and click Save.
    5. On the Compute tab, click Save.