An error occurs during the vRealize Automation pre-migration task while creating an Application Services reservation for a business group.

Problem

The pre-migration task reports a problem while preparing to create an Application Services reservation for a business group.

A sample pre-migration report entry is as follows.

Failed to create AppService reservation for provisioning group MyGroupName. 
Provisioning multi-machine blueprints might fail for this provisioning group after migration.

Cause

The dbo.Host table in the source database is missing a required value for the AppService Host record. It is not clear what causes this occasional problem.

A sample of a complete AppService Host record is as follows.

  • HostID - FBE1198E-2B65-42FB-8437-4942DAD514A2

  • HostName - AppService Host

  • IsVRMManaged - 1

  • MachineType - 3

Procedure

  1. Open the source database.
  2. Navigate to the dbo.Host table.
  3. Enter the AppService Host name in the dbo.Host table.
  4. Enter the HostID name if it is not already specified in the table.
  5. Enter the IsVRMManaged value if it is not already specified in the table.
  6. Enter the MachineType value if it is not already specified in the table.
  7. Close the source database.
  8. Rerun the pre-migration task.

Results

The pre-migration task is successful.