vRealize Automation 8 requires a configured load balancer to direct and manage traffic.

If you are deploying a large vRealize Automation 8 instance, you must configure two load balanced VIPs. However, no session persistence is required.

For detailed configuration information, refer to the Load Balancing Guide for vRealize Automation 8.2.

vRealize Automation and VMware Identity Manager appliances require and use these ports:

  • vRealize Automation
    • Port: 443
    • Health Monitor Port: 8008
    • Health Monitor URL: /health
  • VMware Identity Manager
    • Port: 443
    • Health Monitor Port: 443
    • Health Monitor URL: /SAAS/API/1.0/REST/system/health/heartbeat