If you plan to store large binaries you can configure external disk partition to the default Artifactory server.

About this task

The local storage in the appliance is 25GB.


  • Verify that you have a vRealize Automation host.

  • Verify that the NFS share path is available with adequate storage.


  1. SSH into the vRealize Automation host using root@VRA-host-name.
  2. Type the vRealize Automation appliance password.
  3. Stop the artifactory server.

    /opt/jfrog/artifactory/bin/artifactroy.sh stop

  4. Mount the NFS share to the vRealize Automation host.

    mount NFS-server-host-name:/host/NFS-share-host-path /mount/VRA-path

  5. Navigate to the /opt/jfrog/artifactory/misc/db/postgresql.properties file.
  6. Uncomment the binary.provider.type entry in the file.


  7. Add the new NFS share path in the file.


  8. Restart the artifactory server.

    /opt/jfrog/artifactory/bin/artifactroy.sh start