The vRealize Automation appliance is a preconfigured virtual appliance that deploys the vRealize Automation server and Web console (the user portal). It is delivered as an open virtualization format (OVF) template. The system administrator downloads the appliance and deploys it into the vCenter Server or ESX/ESXi inventory.
Before you begin
Create an unconfigured appliance. See Deploy the vRealize Automation Appliance.
Get a domain certificate for the vRealize Automation appliance.
About this task
If your network or load balancer requires it, the certificate you configure for the primary instance of the appliance is copied to the load balancer and additional appliance instances in subsequent procedures.