A fabric administrator can connect to the management interface of a reserved or managed physical machine.

About this task

When you connect a physical machine to an endpoint and log into the management interface, you can perform remote operations on the machine.


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

  • Verify that you have a reserved or managed physical machine in vRealize Automation.


  1. Select Infrastructure > Machines > Managed Machines.
  2. Locate the physical machine to connect to the endpoint.
  3. Click Connect to Endpoint in the drop-down menu.

    The login page for the endpoint's management interface opens in a new browser window.

  4. Log in to the management interface with the credentials for the endpoint.