You can add a data center to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager to back up your private cloud environments.


  1. On the left pane, click Data Centers and click Manage Data Centers.
    You can see all the data centers with its products that are associated with them. You can also click the product icons that directs you to the view details page of that particular product.
  2. Click + Add Data Center.
  3. Enter the Data Center Name and provide a Location even if the location is not available in the drop-down menu.
  4. Click ADD.
  5. To delete a datacenter, select the delete icon.
    Note: If there is any INITIATED, IN PROGRESS or COMPLETED requests for an environment, then you cannot delete a data center. If it has a FAILED request, or request related to vCenter, such requests are archived.

What to do next

Add a vCenter to the data center. See Add a vCenter to a Data Center.