A tenant administrator, service architect, or business group manager can add and remove catalog items to and from a service.


  • Log in to the vRealize Automation console as a tenant administrator, business group manager, or service architect.

  • Verify that a service exists. If necessary, request one from a tenant administrator or service architect. See Create a Service.

  • Verify that one or more catalog items are published. See Configure a Catalog Item.


  1. Select Administration > Catalog Management > Services.
  2. Select the service to use when adding or removing catalog items.
  3. Click Manage Catalog Items.
  4. (Optional) Add a catalog item.
    1. Click the Catalog Items Add icon.
    2. Select the check box for the catalog item to add to the service.

      Repeat this step for any additional catalog items to add. Only catalog items not associated with a service are available.

    3. Click Add.
  5. (Optional) Remove a catalog item.
    1. Locate the catalog item to remove.
    2. In the Actions column, click the down arrow and click Remove.
    3. Click OK.
    4. Repeat Step a through Step c to remove additional catalog items.
  6. Click Close.

What to do next

Users cannot request your catalog item until you entitle them to the service or the item. See Creating an Entitlement.