The VMware vSphere Authentication Proxy service provides support for joining unattended ESXi hosts to an Active Directory domain by using an account with delegated privileges, enhancing security for PXE-booted hosts and hosts that are provisioned using Auto Deploy.

Property

Default Value

Description

Domain

-

Active Directory domain to which to join the ESXi hosts.

Domain User

-

Active Directory account with delegated domain join privileges used to join ESXi hosts.

Domain User Password

-

Password for the account specified in Domain User.