A vRealize Automation large deployment comprises systems of 50,000 managed machines or fewer and includes the appropriate virtual machines, load balancers, and port configurations.

Support

A large deployment can support the following items.

  • 50,000 managed machines

  • 2500 catalog items

  • 100 concurrent machine provisions

Requirements

A large deployment must meet the appropriate system configuration requirements.

Virtual Appliances

  • vRealize Automation Appliance 1: vrava-1.ra.local

  • vRealize Automation Appliance 2: vrava-2.ra.local

  • vRealize Orchestrator Appliance 1: lg-vro-1.ra.local

  • vRealize Orchestrator Appliance 2: lg-vro-2.ra.local

  • vRealize Business Standard Edition Appliance: vrb.ra.local

Windows Server Virtual Machines

  • Infrastructure Web Server 1: web-1.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Web Server 2: web-2.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Manager Server 1: manager-1.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Manager Server 2: manager-2.ra.local

  • Infrastructure DEM Server 1: dem-1.ra.local

  • Infrastructure DEM Server 2: dem-2.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Agent Server 1: agent-1.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Agent Server 2: agent-2.ra.local

  • Clustered MSSQL Database: mssql.ra.local

Load Balancers

  • vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer: vrava.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Web Load Balancer: web.ra.local

  • Infrastructure Manager Service Load Balancer: manager.ra.local

  • vRealize Orchestrator Appliance Load Balancer: vro.ra.local

Certificates

The host names that are used in this table are examples only.

Server Role

CN or SAN

vRealize Automation Appliance

SAN contains the following host names:

  • vrava.ra.local

  • vrava-1.ra.local

  • vrava-2.ra.local

Infrastructure Web Server

SAN contains the following host names:

  • web.ra.local

  • web-1.ra.local

  • web-2.ra.local

Infrastructure Manager Server

SAN contains the following host names:

  • manager.ra.local

  • manager-1.ra.local

  • manager-2.ra.local

vRealize Orchestrator Appliance

SAN contains the following host names:

  • vro.ra.local

  • vro-1.ra.local

  • vro-2.ra.local

vRealize Business Standard Edition appliance

CN = vrb.ra.local

Ports

Users require access to certain ports. All ports listed are default ports.

Server Role

Port

vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer

443, 8444 Port 88444 is required for the Virtual Machine Remote Console.

Administrators require access to certain ports, in addition to the ports that users require.

Server Role

Port

vRealize Automation Appliance

5480, 8443. Port 8443 is used for advanced identity management configuration.

vRealize Orchestrator Appliance

8283

vRealize Business Standard Edition Server

5480

The system must support the appropriate inter-application communications.

Server Role

Inbound Ports

Outbound Ports for Service or System

vRealize Automation

vRealize Automation Appliance

HTTPS: 443

Adapter Configuration: 8443

Remote Console Proxy: 8444

Postgres: 5432

Rabbit MQ: 4369, 25672, 5671, 5672

ElasticSearch: 9300, 40002, 40003

Stomp: 61613

SSH: 22

LDAP: 389

LDAPS: 636

vRealize AutomationAppliance: 5432, 4369, 25672, 5671,5672, 9300, 40002, 40003.

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Web Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Orchestrator Load Balancer: 8281

VMware ESXi: 902. Infrastructure Web requires access to vSphere Endpoint Port 443 to obtain a ticket for Virtual Machine Remote Console. The vRealize Automation appliance requires access to ESXi host Port 902 to proxy console data to the user.

Infrastructure Web Server

HTTPS: 443

MSDTC: 443, 1024-65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Appliance virtual appliance: 5480. This port is required only for Log Collection functions. Use vRealize Automation Settings > Cluster > Collect Logs on Virtual Appliance to configure logs.

vSphere Endpoint: 443. Infrastructure Web requires access to vSphere Endpoint Port 443 to obtain a ticket for Virtual Machine Remote Console. The vRealize Automation appliance requires access to ESXi host Port 902 to proxy console data to the user.

MSSQL: 135, 1433, 1024 to 65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

Infrastructure Manager Server

HTTPS: 443

MSDTC: 135,1024-65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Web Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Appliance: 443, 5480

MSSQL: 135, 1433, 1024 to 65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

Infrastructure DEM Server

NA

vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Web Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Manager Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Orchestrator Load Balancer: 8281

vRealize Automation Appliance: 5480. This port is required only for Log Collection functions. Use vRealize Automation Settings > Cluster > Collect Logs on Virtual Appliance to configure logs.

Infrastructure Agent Server

NA

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Web Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Manager Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Appliance: 5480. This port is required only for Log Collection functions. Use vRealize Automation Settings > Cluster > Collect Logs on Virtual Appliance to configure logs.

MSSQL Database Server

MSSQL: 1433

MSDTC: 135, 1024-65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

Infrastructure Web Server: 135, 1024-65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

Infrastructure Manager Server: 135, 1024-65535. For information about how to narrow this range, see the Database Deployment section of vRealize Automation Deployment.

vRealize Business Standard Edition Server

HTTPS: 443

SSH: 22

Virtual Appliance Management Console: 5480

vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer: 443

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Web Load Balancer: 443

Load balancers require access through the following ports.

Load Balancer

Ports Balanced

vRealize Automation Appliance Load Balancer

443, 8444

vRealize Automation Infrastructure Web Load Balancer

443

vRealize Automation Manager Server Load Balancer

443

vRealize Orchestrator Load Balancer

8281

Graphics

Figure 1. Minimum footprint for vRealize Automation large configuration

Figure 2. Minimum footprint for vRealize Business Standard Edition large configuration