You can install the required components either by running the Setup wizard or by manually selecting them from the vCloud Director Extender - Cloud Service Setup UI menu. For a first-time installation, use the Setup wizard.
After deploying the CX Cloud Service appliance, the Cloud Service Setup UI runs automatically.
- To access the Cloud Service Setup UI manually, navigate to https://CX_Cloud_Service_IP/ui/mgmt/dashboard. For CX_Cloud_Service_IP, enter the IP address of the vCloud Director Extender appliance.
If Cloud Service Setup UI runs automatically you can skip this step.
- Log in with the root user credentials. For more information, see Install CX Cloud Service on Service Provider vCloud Director.
- Click Start Wizard.
You must run the Setup wizard for your first-time configuration to install successfully the workload migration feature.
- Follow the prompts of the wizard.
In the Cloud Service Setup UI, you can define an appliance configuration for a single data center or a cluster.
Management vCenter Server
Provide the IP address of the Management vCenter Server. Enter the administrator credentials.
Link the target cloud vCloud Director . This is the destination for the virtual machines that you migrate from the tenant to the VDC .
Register the resource vCenter Server instances. The Cloud Service Setup UI extracts the resource vCenter Server instances that are part of the vCloud Director environment provided in the previous step.Note:
You can specify an optional external Platform Services Controller configuration.
Register the Replication Manager by providing details from management vCenter Server:
Activate Replication Manager
Set new password to activate.
Register the Replicator by providing details for the management vCenter Server:
Test Folder/Datacenter NameNote:
You must provide the full multilevel schema path.
Set new root password.
Provide the details from the resource vCenter Server.Note:
You must enter the Lookup Service URL field, if you use an external Platform Services Controller.
Public Endpoint URL and Port.Note:
You must fill in this field if you use a proxy server. Provide the IP address and the port of the proxy service. For more information, see Configuring Cloud Service Setup UI with Proxy Server.