You can register vRealize Business for Cloud with VMware Identity Manager for authenticating and authorizing the users to access vRealize Business for Cloud in the stand-alone mode, without vRealize Automation integration.

Prerequisites

  • Verify that you have deployed vRealize Business for Cloud and started the virtual appliance.

    Verify that you have must deployed VMware Identity Manager virtual appliance and have the administrator access.

  • If you have already registered vRealize Business for Cloud with vRealize Automation, you must first unregister from vRealize Automation.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Business for Cloud Web console at https://vRealize_Business_for_Cloud_IP_address:5480.
  2. On the Registration tab, select vIDM.
  3. Enter the credentials to register with the VMware Identity Manager virtual appliance.

    Option

    Description

    vIDM Hostname

    Enter the host name or IP address of the VMware Identity Manager virtual appliance.

    vIDM User

    Enter the administrator user name that you have defined while configuring your VMware Identity Manager.

    vIDM Password

    Enter the administrator password that you have defined while configuring your VMware Identity Manager.

  4. (Optional) : Click the View vIDM Certificate link.
  5. Click Register.

    If all the parameters are correct, the Registration with VIDM successful message appears.

Results

VMware Identity Manager authenticates and authorizes the registered user to access vRealize Business for Cloud.