You can create a proxy endpoint and associate its proxy settings to a vCloud Air, vCloud Director, or Amazon endpoint.

About this task

If you upgraded or migrated a vCloud Air, vCloud Director, or Amazon endpoint that was using a proxy manager, a new vCloud Air, vCloud Director, or Amazon endpoint is created that contains an association between the vCloud Air, vCloud Director, or Amazon endpoint and a new Proxy endpoint.

Prerequisites

Procedure

  1. Select Infrastructure > Endpoints > Endpoints.
  2. Select New > Network and Security > Proxy.
  3. Enter a name in the Name text box.
  4. (Optional) : Enter a description in the Description text box.
  5. Enter the URL for the installed proxy agent in the Address text box.
  6. Enter the port number to use for connecting to the proxy server in the Port text box.
  7. Enter your administrator-level user name and password.
  8. (Optional) : Click Properties and add supplied custom properties, property groups, or your own property definitions for the endpoint.
  9. To associate the proxy settings to a vCloud Air, vCloud Director, or Amazon endpoint, click Associations and select one or more endpoints.

    You must have at least one vCloud Air, vCloud Director, or Amazon endpoint to create an association.

    You can associate the Proxy endpoint to more than one endpoint.

  10. Click OK.

Results

vRealize Automation collects data from your endpoint and discovers your compute resources.

What to do next

Add the compute resources from your endpoint to a fabric group. See Create a Fabric Group.