You can execute vRealize Orchestrator workflows as imported services.

Procedure

  1. From the main menu (), select Content Libraries.
    1. From the left panel, select Service Library.

    Available services display in a card view of twelve items per page, sorted by names in alphabetical order. Each card indicates that the item is a vRealize Orchestrator workflow and shows the name of the service and a tag that corresponds to the service category, in which the workflow is imported.

  2. To execute a service, in the card of the selected service, click Execute.

    The Execute a service wizard appears.

  3. Fill in the required input parameters of the service and click Finish.

Results

You can monitor the status of the execution in the Recent Tasks view. For more information, see View Tasks.

Note:

When you start a vRealize Orchestrator workflow as a vCloud Director service, vCloud Director adds a few custom parameters to the workflow execution context.

Custom Property

Description

_vcd_orgName

Name of the organization, to which the user who executes the service belongs.

_vcd_orgId

ID of organization, to which the user who executes the service belongs.

_vcd_userName

Name of the user who executes the service.

_vcd_isAdmin

Has value True if the user who executes the service is an administrator.