If you installed earlier versions of vRealize Automation, be aware of changes in the installation for this release before you begin.

  • This release simplifies the vRealize Automation appliance renaming process. See Change the vRealize Automation Appliance Host Name.

  • In this release, the vRealize Automation appliance uses TLS 1.2 by default. The administration interface includes an option to temporarily enable TLS 1.0 and 1.1, which is needed for updating existing agents to this release.

  • The vRealize Automation appliance administration interface now includes a page for installing and managing patches. See Access Patch Management.

  • This release describes how to change the default proxy port for VMware Remote Console. See Change the VMware Remote Console Proxy Port.

  • This release fixes some broken Help links in the installation wizard.