Using the test user account, request the service catalog item to provision a CentOS machine with MySQL.

Procedure

  1. Log out of the vRealize Automation console.
  2. Log back in with the username test_user and password VMware1!.
  3. Click the Catalog tab.
  4. Click the Request button to request a catalog item.
  5. Enter verifying functionality in the Description text box.
  6. Click Submit to request the catalog item.
  7. Click the Requests tab to monitor the status of your request.

Results

When the machine is successfully provisioned, the status message Successful appears.

What to do next

  • Plan for installing a production environment. See Reference Architecture.

  • Learn about more options for configuring vRealize Automation, designing and exporting blueprints, and governing your service catalog. See Configuring vRealize Automation.