A system administrator can modify proxy agent configuration settings, such as the deletion policy for virtualization platforms. You can use the proxy agent utility to modify the initial configurations that are encrypted in the agent configuration file.
Before you begin
Log in as a system administrator to the machine where you installed the agent.
- Change to the agents installation directory, where agent_name is the directory containing the proxy agent, which is also the name under which the agent is installed.
cd Program Files (x86)\VMware\vCAC Agents\agent_name
- View the current configuration settings.
DynamicOps.Vrm.VRMencrypt.exe VRMAgent.exe.config get
The following is an example of the output of the command:
- Enter the set command to change a property, where property is one of the options shown in the table.
Dynamic0ps.Vrm.VRMencrypt.exe VRMAgent.exe.config set property value
If you omit value, the utility prompts you for a new value.
The username representing administrator-level credentials for the XenServer or Hyper-V server the agent communicates with.
The password for the administrator-level username.
- Click vRealize Automation Agent – agentname service. and restart the
Change Administrator-Level Credentials
Enter the following command to change the administrator-level credentials for the virtualization platform specified during the agent installation.
Dynamic0ps.Vrm.VRMencrypt.exe VRMAgent.exe.config set username jsmith Dynamic0ps.Vrm.VRMencrypt.exe VRMAgent.exe.config set password
What to do next
For high-availability, you can install and configure a redundant agent for your endpoint. Install each redundant agent on a separate server, but name and configure the agents identically.