A fabric administrator can create key pairs for use with cloud endpoints by using the vRealize Automation console.


  • Log in to the vRealize Automation console as a fabric administrator.

  • An IaaS administrator must have created a cloud endpoint and added cloud compute resources to a fabric group.


  1. Select Infrastructure > Reservations > Key Pairs.
  2. Click New Key Pair.
  3. Enter a name in the Name text box.
  4. Select a cloud region from the Compute resource drop-down menu.
  5. Click the Save icon (Save).


The key pair is ready to use when the Secret Key column has the value ************.