You can configure Orchestrator to authenticate through the vRealize Automation component registry.


Install and configure vRealize Automation and verify that your vRealize Automation server is running.


  1. Log in to Control Center as an administrator.
  2. Click Configure Authentication Provider.
  3. Select vRealize Automation from the Authentication mode drop-down menu.
  4. In the Host address text box, enter your vRealize Automation host address and click Connect.
  5. Click Accept Certificate.
  6. In the User name and Password text boxes, enter the credentials of the vRealize Automation administrator account.

    The account is temporarily used only for registering or removing Orchestrator as a solution.

  7. (Optional) Select the Configure licenses check box.
  8. Click Register.
  9. In the Default tenant text box, enter the default domain to authenticate a user who logs in without a domain name. The default value is vsphere.local.
  10. In the Admin group text box, enter an administrators group and click Search.
  11. Select an administrators group.
  12. Click Save Changes.

    A message indicates that you saved successfully.

What to do next

For the changes to take effect, restart the Orchestrator server from the Startup Options page in Control Center.