As the vSphere administrator, you navigate to the management console of your vRealize Automation appliance and start the installation wizard for a minimal deployment.


You cannot use the installation wizard after you perform any manual installation steps. Do not cancel the installation wizard during configuration. If you close the wizard, you must log out of the appliance and log in to restart the installation wizard. The wizard page opens at the last page you configured.


  1. Enter https://vra01svr01.rainpole.local:5480 to open the vRealize Automation management console.
  2. Accept unsigned certificates.
  3. Enter the username root and password VMware1!.

    The installation wizard opens.

  4. Click Next.
  5. Accept the license agreement and click Next.
  6. Accept the default installation type Minimal deployment.
  7. Verify that the Install Infrastructure as a Service option is selected and click Next.
  8. Click Next.

What to do next

Install the Management Agent on your Windows IaaS server by using the information provided on the Installation Prerequisites page of the vRealize Automation installation wizard.