The Orchestrator Appliance is a preconfigured virtual machine optimized for running Orchestrator. The appliance is distributed with preinstalled software.
The Orchestrator Appliance package contains the following software:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 Update 3 for VMware, 64-bit edition
The default Orchestrator Appliance database configuration is production ready.
To use the Orchestrator Appliance in a production environment, you must configure the Orchestrator server to authenticate through vRealize Automation or vSphere. For more information about configuring an authentication provider, see Configuring a Standalone Orchestrator Server.
For information about configuring a database for production environments, see Setting Up the Orchestrator Database.