When you apply the vRealize Code Stream standalone license to a vRealize Automation appliance, you enable the vRealize Code Stream functions.

About this task

You can use the vRealize Code Stream standalone license to enable the Artifact Management, Release Management, Release Dashboard, Approval Services, and Advanced Service Designer features.


Verify that the vRealize Automation appliance is set up. See Configure the vRealize Automation appliance.


  1. Open the vRealize Automation Appliance management console with the fully qualified domain name, https:// vrcs-va-hostname.domain.name:5480/.
  2. Log in as the root user.
  3. Select vRA Settings > Licensing.
  4. Enter a valid vRealize Code Stream license key and click Submit Key.

    The default Artifactory server is enabled when the valid license key is accepted.

    The vRealize Code Stream license includes the Artifactory Pro version.

  5. Confirm that you can log in to the vRealize Automation console.
    1. Open a Web browser.
    2. Navigate to https://vrcs-hostname.domain.name/vcac.

What to do next

Configure a repository in the Artifactory server. See the JFrog Web site https://www.jfrog.com/confluence/display/RTF/Configuring+Repositories.