Workflow variables are the data that workflows process.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client.
  2. Navigate to Library > Workflows, and select your workflow.
  3. Select the Variables tab.
  4. To add a variable, click New.
  5. Create a workflow variable.
    1. Enter a name.
      Note: The variable name must be a single word that can only contain letters, numbers, and the dollar ("$") and underscore ("_") symbols.
    2. (Optional) Enter a description.
    3. Set the parameter type.
      Note: To create a composite type variable, that includes multiple different parameter types, select New Composite Type from the Type text box.
    4. (Optional) To create an array, click the Array check box.
    5. Add a value for your workflow variable.
    6. To finish creating your variable, click Create.


You created a variable for the workflow.