You can deploy and configure vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager using the Easy Installer when a deployment is completed.

Lifecycle Manager can be installed and configured using the Easy Installer. You can refer to the Installing vRealize Automation using Easy Installer for more information.

Prerequisites

  • Verify if a vCenter Server is available for deploying Lifecycle Manager and products.
  • A static IPv4 with accurate FQDN is used for a Lifecycle Manager deployment.
  • To prevent unwanted internal ports outside after vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Virtual appliance reboot, login to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Virtual appliance through SSH and run the command rm -rf /etc/bootstrap/everyboot.d/10-start-services, after deploying vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Virtual appliance from easy installer.

Procedure

  1. Deploy Lifecycle Manager using Easy Installer.
    Note: By default, you can find:
    • default_datacenter
    • default_vCenter
    • globalenvironment. ( VMware Identity Manager)
    • vRealize Automation environment (Based on product selection)
    • VMware Identity Manager and vRealize Automation passwords in locker
    • Source mapping for vRealize Automation and VMware Identity Manager
  2. To deploy a new product, after you log in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, click Lifecycle Operations on the Dashboard - My Services.
  3. Click Datacenter and navigate to ADD DATACENTER.
  4. Add a vCenter Server to the Data Center.
  5. Create a valid certificate in the vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Locker.
  6. Add the required license keys for future use in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager Locker.
  7. Extend the Lifecycle Manager appliance disk space to accommodate product binaries and other necessary components to be used in future.
  8. (Optional) Configure the proxy settings in Lifecycle Manager for an internal network connectivity.