You can create a vCloud Air endpoint for a an OnDemand or subscription service.

Before you begin

  • Log in to the vRealize Automation console as an IaaS administrator.

  • Verify that you have Virtual Infrastructure Administrator authorization for your vCloud Air subscription service or OnDemand account.

  • Store User Credentials.

About this task

For information about vCloud Air Management Console, see vCloud Air documentation.

Note:

Reservations defined for vCloud Air endpoints and vCloud Director endpoints do not support the use of network profiles for provisioning machines.

Procedure

  1. Select Infrastructure > Endpoints > Endpoints.
  2. Select New > Cloud > vCloud Air.
  3. Enter a name and, optionally, a description.
  4. Accept the default vCloud Air endpoint address in the Address text box or enter a new one.

    The default vCloud Air endpoint address is https://vca.vmware.com, as specified in the Default URL for vCloud Air endpoint global property.

  5. Click Credentials and select the administrative-level credentials you stored for this endpoint.

    The credentials must be those of thevCloud Air subscription service or OnDemand account administrator.

  6. (Optional) : Select the Use proxy server check box to configure additional security and force connections to pass through a proxy server.
    1. Enter the host name of your proxy server in the Hostname text box.
    2. Enter the port number to use for connecting to the proxy server in the Port text box.
    3. (Optional) : Click the Browse icon next to the Credentials text box.

      Select or create credentials that represent the user name and password for the proxy server, if required by the proxy configuration.

  7. (Optional) : Add custom properties.
  8. Click OK.

What to do next

Create a Fabric Group.