You can run a workflow to create a simple or complex vRealize Automation IaaS entity, such as a virtual machine reference to a user.


  1. From the drop-down menu in the Orchestrator client, select Run or Design.
  2. Click the Workflows view.
  3. Expand Library > vRealize Automation > Infrastructure Administration.
  4. Right-click the Create an IaaS model entity workflow and select Start workflow.
  5. Select a vRealize Automation host.
  6. Enter the name of the model in the Model name text box.
  7. Enter the name of the entity set, in the Entity set name text box.

    You use scripting or a REST API to set the Simple properties, Links to complex properties, and HTTP headers properties.

  8. Click Submit to run the workflow.