The broker agent certificate and trust store files are in the C:\ProgramData\VMware\vCenter Operations for View\conf directory on the View Connection Server host. These files are Java key store files.

You can use the Java keytool utility to view and control the certificate store and trust store files.

Table 1. Java Key Stores in the conf Directory

Java Key Store

Description

v4v-brokeragent.jks

Contains the certificate that the broker agent uses to authenticate itself to the View adapter.

v4v-truststore.jks

Contains the trust store that the broker agent uses to authenticate the View adapter certificate.

The names of the key store files and their credentials are defined in the msgclient.properties file, which is also in the conf directory.

Table 2. Broker Agent Key Store Configuration Properties in the msgclient.properties File

Property

Default Value

Description

keyfile

v4v-brokeragent.jks

The name of the key store file that contains the broker agent’s certificate.

keypass

The password to the key store file that contains the broker agent’s certificate. The password is dynamically generated.

trustfile

v4v-truststore.jks

The name of the key store file that contains the broker agent’s trust store.

trustpass

The password to the key store file that contains the broker agent’s trust store. The password is dynamically generated.