Use these tables to record the information that you need for migration from your source and target environments.

Before you begin

Finish verifying the prerequisites for your situation.

Example

Table 1. Source vRealize Automation Appliance

Option

Description

Value

Host name

Log in to your source vRealize Automation appliance management console. Find the host name on the System tab. The host name must be a fully qualified domain name (FQDN).

Root username

root

Root password

The root password that you entered when you deployed your source vRealize Automation appliance.

Table 2. Target vRealize Automation Appliance

Option

Description

Value

Root username

root

Root password

The root password that you entered when you deployed your target vRealize Automation appliance.

Default tenant

The default tenant you created when you configured single sign-on in the vRealize Automation Installation wizard, usually vsphere.local.

Administrator username

Default tenant administrator user name that you entered when you deployed the target vRealize Automation environment, usually administrator.

Administrator password

Password for the default tenant administrator user that you entered when you deployed the target vRealize Automation environment.

Table 3. Target IaaS Database

Option

Description

Value

Database server

The location of the Microsoft SQL Server where the restored vRealize Automation IaaS Microsoft SQL database resides. If a named instance and non-default port is used, enter in SERVER,PORT\INSTANCE-NAME format.

Cloned database name

Name of the source vRealize Automation 6.2.x or 7.x IaaS Microsoft SQL database that you backed up on the source and restored on the target environment.

Login name

Login name of a user with db_owner role for the cloned IaaS Microsoft SQL database in the target environment.

For Windows Authentication, the Windows account for the vCloud Automation Center Management Agent service must be db_owner for the cloned IaaS SQL database.

Password

Password for the SQL Server user who has the db_owner role for the cloned IaaS Microsoft SQL database.

Original encryption key

Original encryption key that you retrieve from the source environment. See Obtain the Encryption Key from the Source vRealize Automation Environment.

New passphrase

A series of words used to generate a new encryption key. You use this passphrase each time you install a new IaaS component in the target vRealize Automation environment.

What to do next

Obtain the Encryption Key from the Source vRealize Automation Environment.