Foundations and Concepts
  Using the Goal Navigator
  Introducing vCloud Automation Center
    Service Catalog Overview
    Infrastructure as a Service Overview
    Advanced Service Designer Overview
    IT Business Management Standard Edition Overview
    Application Director Overview
  Tenancy and User Roles
    Tenancy Overview
      User and Group Management
      Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
    User Roles Overview
      System-Wide Role Overview
      System-Wide Roles and Responsibilities
      Tenant Role Overview
      Tenant Roles and Responsibilities
  Service Catalog
    Requesting and Managing Items in the Catalog
    Creating and Publishing Catalog Items
    Service Categories
    Catalog Items
    Actions
    Entitlements
  Infrastructure as a Service
    Configuring Infrastructure Fabric
    Infrastructure Source Endpoints
    Compute Resources
    Data Collection
    Fabric Groups
    Business Groups
    Machine Prefixes
    Resource Reservations
    Reservation Policies
    Cost Profiles
    Machine Blueprints
    Machine Leases and Reclamation
      Machine Leases
      Reclamation
    Machine Reconfiguration Life Cycle
  Advanced Service Designer
    Creating Advanced Services
    Custom Resources
    Service Blueprint
    Resource Action
    Form Designer
  Common Components
    Approvals
    Notifications
    Branding
  Using the Goal Navigator
  Introducing vCloud Automation Center
    Service Catalog Overview
    Infrastructure as a Service Overview
    Advanced Service Designer Overview
    IT Business Management Standard Edition Overview
    Application Director Overview
  Tenancy and User Roles
    Tenancy Overview
      User and Group Management
      Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
    User Roles Overview
      System-Wide Role Overview
      System-Wide Roles and Responsibilities
      Tenant Role Overview
      Tenant Roles and Responsibilities
  Service Catalog
    Requesting and Managing Items in the Catalog
    Creating and Publishing Catalog Items
    Service Categories
    Catalog Items
    Actions
    Entitlements
  Infrastructure as a Service
    Configuring Infrastructure Fabric
    Infrastructure Source Endpoints
    Compute Resources
    Data Collection
    Fabric Groups
    Business Groups
    Machine Prefixes
    Resource Reservations
    Reservation Policies
    Cost Profiles
    Machine Blueprints
    Machine Leases and Reclamation
      Machine Leases
      Reclamation
    Machine Reconfiguration Life Cycle
  Advanced Service Designer
    Creating Advanced Services
    Custom Resources
    Service Blueprint
    Resource Action
    Form Designer
  Common Components
    Approvals
    Notifications
    Branding
Installation and Configuration
  Updated Information
  Installation Overview
    Installation Components
      VMware Identity Appliance
      VMware vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      VMware Infrastructure as a Service
        IaaS Website
        Model Manager
        Manager Service
        Database
        Distributed Execution Managers
        Agents
    Order of Installation
    Choosing a Deployment Path
      Minimal Installation Overview
      Performing a Minimal Installation
      Distributed Installation Overview
      Performing a Distributed Installation
  Preparing for Installation
    DNS and Host Name Resolution
    Hardware and Virtual Machine Requirements
    Browser Considerations
    PostgreSQL Database Requirements
    Windows Server Requirements
      IaaS Database Server Requirements
      IaaS (Windows Server) Requirements
      IaaS Manager Service
      Distributed Execution Manager Requirements
        Amazon Web Services EC2 Requirements
        Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization KVM (RHEV) Requirements
        SCVMM Requirements
    Port Requirements
    Users and Credentials Required for Installation
    Security
      Certificates
      Security Passphrase
      Third-Party Software
    Time Synchronization
  Minimal Installation
    Deploy and Configure the Identity Appliance
      Deploy the Identity Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the Identity Appliance
      Configure the Identity Appliance
    Deploy and Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Deploy the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Installing IaaS Components
      Enable Time Synchronization on the Windows Server
      IaaS Certificates
      Install the Infrastructure Components
        Download the Installer
        Log In and Select the Installation Type
        Check Prerequisites
        Specify Server and Account Settings
        Specify Managers and Agents
        Register the IaaS Components
        Complete the Installation
  Distributed Installation
    Distributed Installation Components
    Distributed Installation Architecture
    Distributed Installation Scenario
    Create an External PostgreSQL Database
    Deploy and Configure the Identity Appliance
      Deploy the Identity Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the Identity Appliance
      Configure the Identity Appliance
    Deploy and Configure the Primary vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Deploy the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance for Clustering
      Enable Time Synchronization on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure an External PostgreSQL Database on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Load Balancer Certificate
    Deploy and Configure Additional vCloud Automation Center Appliances
      Deploy the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure Additional vCloud Automation Center Appliances
      Disable Unused Services
      Validate the Distributed Installation
    Choosing an IaaS Database Scenario
      Create the IaaS Database Manually
      Prepare an Empty Database
    IaaS Certificates
    Install the IaaS Components in a Distributed Configuration
      Download the IaaS Installer
      Create the IaaS Database Using the Installation Wizard
      Install the IaaS Website Component and Model Manager Data
      Install the Manager Service
    Installing Distributed Execution Managers
      Install the Distributed Execution Managers
      Configure the DEM to Connect to SCVMM on a Non-Standard Installation Path
      Perform Virtual Provisioning on SCVMM
  Post-Installation Tasks
    Verify IaaS Services
    Provide the Infrastructure License
    Updating Certificates
      Updating the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the Identity Appliance
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Update the IaaS Servers with the Identity Appliance Certificate
      Updating the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
        Update the IaaS Servers with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Update the Identity Appliance with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
      Updating the IaaS Certificate
        Update the Certificate in Internet Information Services
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the IaaS Certificate
    Configuring Windows Service to Access the IaaS Database
      Enable IaaS Database Access from the Service User
      Configure the Windows Services Account to Use SQL Authentication
  Installing Agents
    Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
    Choosing the Agent Installation Scenario
    Agent Installation Location and Requirements
    Installing and Configuring the Proxy Agent for vSphere
      vSphere Agent Requirements
      Install the vSphere Agent
      Configure the vSphere Agent
    Installing the Proxy Agent for Hyper-V or XenServer
      Hyper-V and XenServer Requirements
      Install the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
      Configure the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
    Installing the VDI Agent for XenDesktop
      XenDesktop Requirements
      Set the XenServer Host Name
      Install the XenDesktop Agent
    Installing the EPI Agent for Citrix
      Citrix Provisioning Server Requirements
      Install the Citrix Agent
    Installing the EPI Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
      Visual Basic Scripting Requirements
      Install the Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
    Installing the WMI Agent for Remote WMI Requests
      Enable Remote WMI Requests on Windows Machines
      Install the WMI Agent
  Troubleshooting
    Log Locations
    Create a Support Bundle
    Installers Fail to Download
    Failed to Install Model Manager Data and Web Components
    Save Settings Warning Appears During IaaS Installation
    Rolling Back a Failed Installation
      Roll Back a Minimal Installation
      Roll Back a Distributed Installation
    Server Times Are Not Synchronized
    Encryption.key File has Incorrect Permissions
    Cannot Access https:// vcac-va-hostname /shell-ui-app
    Error Communicating to the Remote Server
    Blank Pages when Using Internet Explorer 9 or 10 on Windows 7
    Cannot Establish Trust Relationship for the SSL/TLS Secure Channel
    SSO Configuration Fails for vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Cannot Log in to a Tenant or Tenant Identity Stores Disappear
  Configuring Tenants
    Tenancy Overview
      User and Group Management
      Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
    Configure the Default Tenant
      Configure Identity Stores for the Default Tenant
      Appoint Administrators
    Create and Configure a Tenant
      Specify Tenant Information
      Configure Identity Stores
      Appoint Administrators
  Updated Information
  Installation Overview
    Installation Components
      VMware Identity Appliance
      VMware vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      VMware Infrastructure as a Service
        IaaS Website
        Model Manager
        Manager Service
        Database
        Distributed Execution Managers
        Agents
    Order of Installation
    Choosing a Deployment Path
      Minimal Installation Overview
      Performing a Minimal Installation
      Distributed Installation Overview
      Performing a Distributed Installation
  Preparing for Installation
    DNS and Host Name Resolution
    Hardware and Virtual Machine Requirements
    Browser Considerations
    PostgreSQL Database Requirements
    Windows Server Requirements
      IaaS Database Server Requirements
      IaaS (Windows Server) Requirements
      IaaS Manager Service
      Distributed Execution Manager Requirements
        Amazon Web Services EC2 Requirements
        Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization KVM (RHEV) Requirements
        SCVMM Requirements
    Port Requirements
    Users and Credentials Required for Installation
    Security
      Certificates
      Security Passphrase
      Third-Party Software
    Time Synchronization
  Minimal Installation
    Deploy and Configure the Identity Appliance
      Deploy the Identity Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the Identity Appliance
      Configure the Identity Appliance
    Deploy and Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Deploy the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Installing IaaS Components
      Enable Time Synchronization on the Windows Server
      IaaS Certificates
      Install the Infrastructure Components
        Download the Installer
        Log In and Select the Installation Type
        Check Prerequisites
        Specify Server and Account Settings
        Specify Managers and Agents
        Register the IaaS Components
        Complete the Installation
  Distributed Installation
    Distributed Installation Components
    Distributed Installation Architecture
    Distributed Installation Scenario
    Create an External PostgreSQL Database
    Deploy and Configure the Identity Appliance
      Deploy the Identity Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the Identity Appliance
      Configure the Identity Appliance
    Deploy and Configure the Primary vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Deploy the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance for Clustering
      Enable Time Synchronization on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure an External PostgreSQL Database on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Load Balancer Certificate
    Deploy and Configure Additional vCloud Automation Center Appliances
      Deploy the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Enable Time Synchronization on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Configure Additional vCloud Automation Center Appliances
      Disable Unused Services
      Validate the Distributed Installation
    Choosing an IaaS Database Scenario
      Create the IaaS Database Manually
      Prepare an Empty Database
    IaaS Certificates
    Install the IaaS Components in a Distributed Configuration
      Download the IaaS Installer
      Create the IaaS Database Using the Installation Wizard
      Install the IaaS Website Component and Model Manager Data
      Install the Manager Service
    Installing Distributed Execution Managers
      Install the Distributed Execution Managers
      Configure the DEM to Connect to SCVMM on a Non-Standard Installation Path
      Perform Virtual Provisioning on SCVMM
  Post-Installation Tasks
    Verify IaaS Services
    Provide the Infrastructure License
    Updating Certificates
      Updating the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the Identity Appliance
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Update the IaaS Servers with the Identity Appliance Certificate
      Updating the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
        Update the IaaS Servers with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Update the Identity Appliance with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
      Updating the IaaS Certificate
        Update the Certificate in Internet Information Services
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the IaaS Certificate
    Configuring Windows Service to Access the IaaS Database
      Enable IaaS Database Access from the Service User
      Configure the Windows Services Account to Use SQL Authentication
  Installing Agents
    Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
    Choosing the Agent Installation Scenario
    Agent Installation Location and Requirements
    Installing and Configuring the Proxy Agent for vSphere
      vSphere Agent Requirements
      Install the vSphere Agent
      Configure the vSphere Agent
    Installing the Proxy Agent for Hyper-V or XenServer
      Hyper-V and XenServer Requirements
      Install the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
      Configure the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
    Installing the VDI Agent for XenDesktop
      XenDesktop Requirements
      Set the XenServer Host Name
      Install the XenDesktop Agent
    Installing the EPI Agent for Citrix
      Citrix Provisioning Server Requirements
      Install the Citrix Agent
    Installing the EPI Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
      Visual Basic Scripting Requirements
      Install the Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
    Installing the WMI Agent for Remote WMI Requests
      Enable Remote WMI Requests on Windows Machines
      Install the WMI Agent
  Troubleshooting
    Log Locations
    Create a Support Bundle
    Installers Fail to Download
    Failed to Install Model Manager Data and Web Components
    Save Settings Warning Appears During IaaS Installation
    Rolling Back a Failed Installation
      Roll Back a Minimal Installation
      Roll Back a Distributed Installation
    Server Times Are Not Synchronized
    Encryption.key File has Incorrect Permissions
    Cannot Access https:// vcac-va-hostname /shell-ui-app
    Error Communicating to the Remote Server
    Blank Pages when Using Internet Explorer 9 or 10 on Windows 7
    Cannot Establish Trust Relationship for the SSL/TLS Secure Channel
    SSO Configuration Fails for vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Cannot Log in to a Tenant or Tenant Identity Stores Disappear
  Configuring Tenants
    Tenancy Overview
      User and Group Management
      Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
    Configure the Default Tenant
      Configure Identity Stores for the Default Tenant
      Appoint Administrators
    Create and Configure a Tenant
      Specify Tenant Information
      Configure Identity Stores
      Appoint Administrators
Upgrading vCloud Automation Center from 6.0 to 6.0.1
  Upgrading to vCloud Automation Center from 6.0 to 6.0.1
    Upgrading to vCloud Automation Center 6.0.1 Overview
    Prerequisites for Upgrading from vCloud Automation Center 6.0
    Shut Down vcac-service on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Shut Down vCloud Automation Center Services on your IaaS Windows Server
  Downloading the Virtual Appliance Updates
    Choosing Your Update Method
      Add a DVD or CD-ROM Drive to a Virtual Machine in the vSphere Client
      Connect or Disconnect a Virtual Device
      Exit Codes for the VMware Tools Configuration Utility
    Update Virtual Appliances from a VMware.com Repository
    Update Virtual Appliances from a Zipped Update Bundle
    Update Virtual Appliances from the CD-ROM Drive
  Installing the Virtual Appliance Updates
    Install the Update to the Identity Appliance
    Install the Update to the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
  Configuring the vCloud Automation Center Appliance after Upgrading
    Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance for Clustering
    Configure an External PostgreSQL Database on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Configure Additional vCloud Automation Center Appliances
  Update the IaaS Server
    Troubleshooting: IaaS Installation Can Fail Silently
  Add Virtual Desktop Connections to an Entitlement
  External vCenter Orchestrator Servers
    Reconfigure External vCenter Orchestrator Servers
  Upgrading to vCloud Automation Center from 6.0 to 6.0.1
    Upgrading to vCloud Automation Center 6.0.1 Overview
    Prerequisites for Upgrading from vCloud Automation Center 6.0
    Shut Down vcac-service on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Shut Down vCloud Automation Center Services on your IaaS Windows Server
  Downloading the Virtual Appliance Updates
    Choosing Your Update Method
      Add a DVD or CD-ROM Drive to a Virtual Machine in the vSphere Client
      Connect or Disconnect a Virtual Device
      Exit Codes for the VMware Tools Configuration Utility
    Update Virtual Appliances from a VMware.com Repository
    Update Virtual Appliances from a Zipped Update Bundle
    Update Virtual Appliances from the CD-ROM Drive
  Installing the Virtual Appliance Updates
    Install the Update to the Identity Appliance
    Install the Update to the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
  Configuring the vCloud Automation Center Appliance after Upgrading
    Configure the vCloud Automation Center Appliance for Clustering
    Configure an External PostgreSQL Database on the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
    Configure Additional vCloud Automation Center Appliances
  Update the IaaS Server
    Troubleshooting: IaaS Installation Can Fail Silently
  Add Virtual Desktop Connections to an Entitlement
  External vCenter Orchestrator Servers
    Reconfigure External vCenter Orchestrator Servers
System Administration
  Configuring vCloud Automation Center
    Configuring System Settings
      Configure Branding for the vCloud Automation Center Console
      Configuring Notifications
        Create a Global Inbound Email Server
        Create a Global Outbound Email Server
    Configuring IaaS
      Setting Resource-Intensive Concurrency Limits
        Configuring Concurrent Machine Provisioning
        Configuring Concurrent Data Collections
        Adjust Concurrency Limits and Timeout Intervals
      Configuring Automatic IaaS Emails
        Email Template Object Reference
        Modify an Existing Automatic Email Template
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
        Create a Custom RDP file
      Enabling Users to Select Datacenter Locations
        Add Datacenter Locations
        Removing Datacenter Locations
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
  Managing vCloud Automation Center
    Managing Tenants
      Tenancy Overview
        User and Group Management
        Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
      Configure the Default Tenant
        Configure Identity Stores
        Appoint Administrators
      Create and Configure a Tenant
        Specify Tenant Information
        Configure Identity Stores
        Appoint Administrators
    Updating Certificates
      Updating the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the Identity Appliance
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Update the IaaS Servers with the Identity Appliance Certificate
      Updating the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
        Update the Identity Appliance with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Update the IaaS Servers with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
      Updating the IaaS Certificate
        Update the Certificate in Internet Information Services
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the IaaS Certificate
    View License Usage
    Monitoring Logs and Services
      View the Event Log
      vCloud Automation Center Services
  Backup and Restore
    Renaming Virtual Appliance Hosts
    Backing Up vCloud Automation Center
      Backing Up vCloud Automation Center Databases
      Backing Up the Identity Appliance
      Backing Up the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Backing up the Load Balancers
    Restoring from Backup
      Restore Encryption
      Restore the Databases
      Restore the Identity Appliance
      Restore the vCloud Automation Center Appliance and Load Balancer
      Restore the IaaS Server (Website and Manager Service)
      Restore the IaaS Website Service
      Restore the Manager Service
      Reinstall the DEM Orchestrator and the DEM Workers
      Reinstall the IaaS Agents
    Activate the Failover IaaS Server
  Configuring vCloud Automation Center
    Configuring System Settings
      Configure Branding for the vCloud Automation Center Console
      Configuring Notifications
        Create a Global Inbound Email Server
        Create a Global Outbound Email Server
    Configuring IaaS
      Setting Resource-Intensive Concurrency Limits
        Configuring Concurrent Machine Provisioning
        Configuring Concurrent Data Collections
        Adjust Concurrency Limits and Timeout Intervals
      Configuring Automatic IaaS Emails
        Email Template Object Reference
        Modify an Existing Automatic Email Template
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
        Create a Custom RDP file
      Enabling Users to Select Datacenter Locations
        Add Datacenter Locations
        Removing Datacenter Locations
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
  Managing vCloud Automation Center
    Managing Tenants
      Tenancy Overview
        User and Group Management
        Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
      Configure the Default Tenant
        Configure Identity Stores
        Appoint Administrators
      Create and Configure a Tenant
        Specify Tenant Information
        Configure Identity Stores
        Appoint Administrators
    Updating Certificates
      Updating the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the Identity Appliance
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the Identity Appliance Certificate
        Update the IaaS Servers with the Identity Appliance Certificate
      Updating the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Replace a Certificate in the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
        Update the Identity Appliance with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
        Update the IaaS Servers with the vCloud Automation Center Appliance Certificate
      Updating the IaaS Certificate
        Update the Certificate in Internet Information Services
        Update the vCloud Automation Center Appliance with the IaaS Certificate
    View License Usage
    Monitoring Logs and Services
      View the Event Log
      vCloud Automation Center Services
  Backup and Restore
    Renaming Virtual Appliance Hosts
    Backing Up vCloud Automation Center
      Backing Up vCloud Automation Center Databases
      Backing Up the Identity Appliance
      Backing Up the vCloud Automation Center Appliance
      Backing up the Load Balancers
    Restoring from Backup
      Restore Encryption
      Restore the Databases
      Restore the Identity Appliance
      Restore the vCloud Automation Center Appliance and Load Balancer
      Restore the IaaS Server (Website and Manager Service)
      Restore the IaaS Website Service
      Restore the Manager Service
      Reinstall the DEM Orchestrator and the DEM Workers
      Reinstall the IaaS Agents
    Activate the Failover IaaS Server
IaaS Configuration
  IaaS Configuration for Virtual Platforms
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Configuring IaaS
      Configuring IaaS Overview
        Custom Properties in Machine Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
          Order of Precedence for Custom Properties
        Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
          Choosing an Endpoint Scenario
          Store User Credentials for Endpoints
          Create a vSphere Endpoint
          Create a vSphere Endpoint with Networking Integration
          Create a NetApp ONTAP Endpoint
          Create a KVM (RHEV) Endpoint
          Create a Standalone Hyper-V Endpoint
          Create an SCVMM Endpoint
          Create a Xen Pool Endpoint
          Create a XenServer Endpoint
          Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
          Import a List of Endpoints
          Create a Fabric Group
        Configure Machine Prefixes
        Create a Business Group
        Virtual Reservations
          Virtual Reservation Selection
          Create a Reservation
            Specify Reservation Information
            Specify Memory, Storage, and Network Resources
            Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Storage Reservation Policies
        Configure a Storage Reservation Policy
          Create a Storage Reservation Policy
          Assign a Storage Reservation Policy to a Datastore
      Static IP Address Assignment
        Create a Network Profile for Static IP Address Assignment
          Specify Network Profile Information
          Configure IP Ranges
        Assign a Network Profile to a Reservation
      Cost Profiles
        Cost Calculation for Virtual Machines
        How Cost Is Displayed
        Configure a Cost Profile
          Create a Cost Profile
          Assign a Cost Profile to a Compute Resource
        Configure a Storage Cost Profile
          Create a Storage Cost Profile
          Assign a Storage Cost Profile to a Datastore
        Cost Profiles with IT Business Management Standard Edition
          View Cost Information from IT Business Management Standard Edition
          Update Cost Information from IT Business Management Standard Edition
      Enabling Users to Select Datacenter Locations
        Associate a Compute Resource with a Location
        Removing Datacenter Locations
        Remove a Datacenter Location
      Active Directory Cleanup Plugin
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
      Enabling Connections to Machines Using SSH
    Preparing for Provisioning
      Space-Efficient Storage for Virtual Provisioning
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
      Choosing a Provisioning Scenario
      Preparing for Virtual Provisioning by Cloning
        Install the Guest Agent on a Windows Machine
        Install the Guest Agent on a Linux Machine
      Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
        Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
      Preparing for SCCM Provisioning
        Create a Software Package for SCCM Provisioning
      Preparing for WIM Provisioning
        Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
        SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
        Install PEBuilder
        Specify Custom Scripts in a PEBuilder WinPE
        Preparing for WIM Provisioning with VirtIO Drivers
        Create a WinPE Image by Using PEBuilder
        Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
          Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
          Configure the doagent.bat File
          Configure the doagentc.bat File
          Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
    Creating Blueprints
      Space-Efficient Storage for Virtual Provisioning
      Choosing a Blueprint Scenario
      Create a Blueprint for the Basic Workflow
        Specify Basic Workflow Blueprint Information
        Specify Basic Workflow Build Information
        Configure Basic Workflow Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Blueprint Custom Properties
          Custom Properties for Basic Workflow Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for Cloning
        Specify Clone Blueprint Information
        Specify Clone Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Clone Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Clone Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Linked Clone Blueprint
        Specify Linked Clone Blueprint Information
        Specify Linked Clone Build Information
        Configure Linked Clone Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linked Clone Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for Net App FlexClone Provisioning
        Specify FlexClone Blueprint Information
        Specify FlexClone Blueprint Build Information
        Configure FlexClone Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a Blueprint
          Custom Properties for FlexClone Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for WIM Provisioning
        Specify WIM Blueprint Information
        Specify WIM Blueprint Build Information
        Configure WIM Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a WIM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Information
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Linux Kickstart Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a Linux Kickstart Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for SCCM Provisioning
        Specify SCCM Blueprint Information
        Specify SCCM Build Information
        Configure SCCM Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a SCCM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Publish a Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Assigning Datastores to Machine Volumes
        Choosing a Storage Scenario
        Add a Datastore to a Create, Clone, or FlexClone Blueprint
        Add a Datastore to a Linked Clone Blueprint
        Add a Storage Reservation Policy to a Create, Clone, or FlexClone Blueprint
        Add a Storage Reservation Policy to a Linked Clone Blueprint
        Allow Alternative Datastores at Provisioning Time
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Configuring Network Settings
        Add a Network Profile for Static IP Assignment to a Blueprint
        Custom Properties for Networking
      Enable Users to Select Datacenter Locations
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
        Call a Visual Basic Script from a Blueprint
      Add Active Directory Cleanup to a Blueprint
      Enable Machine Users to Create Snapshots
      RDP Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
    Infrastructure Organizer
      Creating Blueprints for Importing Virtual Machines
      Choosing an Infrastructure Organizer Scenario
      Organize Compute Resources and Import Existing Virtual Machines
        Create the Infrastructure Organizer Fabric Group
        Configure Compute Resources
        Bring Virtual Machines under vCloud Automation Center Management
      Import Existing Virtual Machines
        Choose Compute Resources
        Bring Virtual Machines under vCloud Automation Center Management
    Managing Infrastructure
      Managing Resource Usage
        Resource Usage Terminology
        Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
        Reducing Reservation Usage by Attrition
      Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
        Configure Compute Resource Data Collection
      Decommissioning a Storage Path
        Disable a Storage Path
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
    Appendix A: Machine Life Cycle and Workflow States
  IaaS Configuration for Cloud Platforms
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Configuring IaaS
      Configuring IaaS for Cloud Overview
      Custom Properties in Machine Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
        Order of Precedence for Custom Properties
      Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
        Store User Credentials for Cloud Endpoints
        Choosing an Endpoint Scenario
        Create an Amazon AWS Endpoint
        Create a Red Hat OpenStack Endpoint
        Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
        Import a List of Endpoints
        Create a Fabric Group
      Configure Machine Prefixes
      Create a Business Group
      Managing Key Pairs
        Create a Key Pair
        Upload the Private Key for a Key Pair
        Export the Private Key from a Key Pair
      Cloud Reservations
        Cloud Reservation Selection
        Choosing a Reservation Scenario
        Create an Amazon AWS Reservation (non-VPC)
          Specify Amazon AWS Reservation Information (non-VPC)
          Specify Amazon AWS Key Pairs and Network Settings (non-VPC)
          Configure Amazon AWS Alerts (non-VPC)
        Create an Amazon AWS Reservation (VPC)
          Specify Amazon AWS with Amazon VPC Reservation Information
          Specify Amazon AWS with Amazon VPC Key Pairs and Network Settings
          Configure Amazon AWS with Amazon VPC Alerts
        Create a Red Hat OpenStack Reservation
          Specify Reservation Information
          Specify Key Pairs and Network Settings
          Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Static IP Address Assignment
        Create a Network Profile for Static IP Address Assignment
          Specify Network Profile Information
          Configure IP Ranges
        Assign a Network Profile to a Reservation
      Cost Information for Cloud Machines
      Using Optional Amazon AWS Features
        Using Security Groups for Amazon Web Services
        Understanding Amazon Web Service Regions
        Using Virtual Private Cloud
        Using Elastic Load Balancers
        Using Elastic IP Addresses
        Using Elastic Block Storage
      Using Optional Red Hat OpenStack Features
        Using Security Groups
        Using Floating IP Addresses
    Preparing for Provisioning
      Choosing a Cloud Provisioning Scenario
      Preparing for Amazon Provisioning
        Understanding Amazon Machine Images
        Understanding Amazon Instance Types
        Add an Amazon Instance Type
      Preparing for OpenStack Provisioning
        Preparing for Virtual Machine Image Provisioning
          Virtual Machine Images
          OpenStack Flavors
        Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
          Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
          Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
        Preparing for WIM Provisioning
          Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
          SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
          Install PEBuilder
          Specify Custom Scripts in a PEBuilder WinPE
          Create a WinPE Image by Using PEBuilder
          Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
            Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
            Configure the doagent.bat File
            Configure the doagentc.bat File
            Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
    Creating a Cloud Blueprint
      Choosing a Blueprint Scenario
      Create an Amazon AWS Blueprint
        Specify Amazon AWS Blueprint Information
        Specify Amazon AWS Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Amazon Machine Resources
        Add Amazon AWS Blueprint Custom Properties
        Configure Amazon AWS Blueprint Actions
      Create a Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint
        Specify Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Information
        Specify Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Build Information
        Add Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Custom Properties
        Configure Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Actions
      Create a Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Information
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Build Information
        Add Required Properties to a Linux Kickstart Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
        Configure Linux Kickstart Blueprint Actions
      Create an OpenStack Blueprint for WIM Provisioning
        Specify WIM Blueprint Information
        Specify WIM Blueprint Build Information
        Add Required Properties to a WIM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
        Configure WIM Blueprint Actions
      Publish a Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Configuring Network Settings
        Add a Network Profile for Static IP Assignment to a Blueprint
        Custom Properties for Networking
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
        Call a Visual Basic Script from a Blueprint
      Add Active Directory Cleanup to a Blueprint
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
    Managing Cloud Infrastructure
      Managing Resource Usage
        Resource Usage Terminology
        Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
      Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
        Configure Compute Resource Data Collection
      Manage Amazon EBS Volumes
      Connecting to a Cloud Machine
        Collect User Credentials for an Amazon Machine
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
    Machine Life Cycle and Workflow States for Cloud Platforms
  IaaS Configuration for Physical Platforms
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Configuring IaaS
      Custom Properties in Machine Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
        Order of Precedence for Custom Properties
      Configuring IaaS Overview
      Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
        Store User Credentials for Endpoints
        Create an Endpoint for Physical Machines
        Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
        Import a List of Endpoints
      Configure Machine Prefixes
      Create a Business Group
      Physical Reservations
        Physical Reservation Selection
        Create a Physical Reservation
          Specify Reservation Information
          Specify Resources
          Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Cost Profiles
        Cost Calculation for Physical Machines
        How Cost Is Displayed
        Configure a Cost Profile
          Create a Cost Profile
          Assign a Cost Profile to a Physical Machine
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
      Enabling Connections to Machines Using SSH
    Preparing for Provisioning
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
      Choosing a Provisioning Scenario
      Preparing for PXE Provisioning
        Installing vCloud Automation Center Designer
          vCloud Automation Center Designer Prerequisites
          Download the vCloud Automation Center Designer Installer
          Install vCloud Automation Center Designer
        Import Custom PowerShell Scripts
      Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
        Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
      Preparing for SCCM Provisioning
        Create a Software Package for SCCM Provisioning
      Preparing for WIM Provisioning
        Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
        SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
        Install PEBuilder
        Specify Custom Scripts in a PEBuilder WinPE
        Create a WinPE Image by Using PEBuilder
        Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
          Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
          Configure the doagent.bat File
          Configure the doagentc.bat File
          Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
    Creating Blueprints
      Choosing a Blueprint Scenario
      Create a Blueprint for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Information
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Linux Kickstart Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a Linux Kickstart Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for WIM Provisioning
        Specify WIM Blueprint Information
        Specify WIM Blueprint Build Information
        Configure WIM Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a WIM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for SCCM Provisioning
        Specify SCCM Blueprint Information
        Specify SCCM Build Information
        Configure SCCM Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to an SCCM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for PXE Provisioning
        Specify PXE Blueprint Information
        Specify PXE Build Information
        Configure PXE Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a PXE Blueprint
          Custom Properties for PXE Provisioning
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Publish a Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
        Call a Visual Basic Script from a Blueprint
      RDP Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
    Managing Infrastructure
      Managing Resource Usage
        Resource Usage Terminology
        Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
      Endpoint Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
  IaaS Configuration for Multi-Machine Services
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Introduction to Multi-Machine Services
      Multi-Machine Concepts
      Multi-Machine Service Life Cycle
      Comparison of Multi-Machine Services and vCloud Director vApps
    Configuring IaaS for Multi-Machine Services
      Configuring IaaS for Multi-Machine Services Overview
      Managing Network and Security Virtualization
        Create an Endpoint for Network and Security Virtualization
        Create a Reservation for Network and Security Virtualization
        Creating a Network Profile
          Create an External Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
          Create a Private Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
          Create a NAT Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
          Create a Routed Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
      Cost Information for Multi-Machine Services
        Cost Calculation for Multi-Machine Services
        How Cost Is Displayed
    Creating a Multi-Machine Blueprint
      Specifying Scripts for Multi-Machine Service Provisioning
      Specifying Custom Properties for Multi-Machine Services
      Specifying Actions for Multi-Machine Services
      Create a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Blueprint Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Build Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Network Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Scripting Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Add Multi-Machine Blueprint Custom Properties
        Specify Actions for Multi-Machine Blueprints
        Publish a Blueprint
      Configuring Multi-Machine Blueprints for Network and Security Virtualization
        Adding Network Profiles to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
          Add a Private Network Profile to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
          Add a Routed Network Profile to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
          Add a NAT Network Profile to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Configure Network Adapters for Component Machines
        Configure Load Balancers for Component Machines
        Configure Security Groups for Component Machines
        Configure Reservations for Routed Gateways
      Publish a Blueprint
      Configure Network Adapters for Component Machines Using External Network Profiles
    Managing Multi-Machine Blueprints
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
  IaaS Configuration for vCloud Director
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Introduction to Provisioning with vCloud Director
      About vApps
      vCloud Director Concepts
      Comparison of Multi-Machine Services and vCloud Director vApps
      vCloud Director Integration Known Limitations
    Configuring IaaS for vCloud Director
      Configuring IaaS for vCloud Director Integration Overview
      Custom Properties in vCloud Director Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
        Order of Precedence for Custom Properties using vApps
      Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
        Store User Credentials for vCloud Director Endpoints
        Creating a vCloud Director Endpoint
          Create a vCloud Director Endpoint
          Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
          Import a List of Endpoints
        Create a Fabric Group
      Configure Machine Prefixes
      Create a Business Group for vApps
      vCloud Director Reservations
        vCloud Director Reservation Selection
        Create a vApp Reservation
          Specify vApp Reservation Information
          Specify vApp Resources and Network Paths
          Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Storage Reservation Policies for vApps
        Configure a Storage Reservation Policy
          Create a Storage Reservation Policy
          Assign a Storage Reservation Policy to a Datastore
      Cost Profiles
        Cost Calculation for vCloud Director
        How Cost Is Displayed
        Configure a Cost Profile
          Create a Cost Profile
          Assign a Cost Profile to a Compute Resource
        Configure a Storage Cost Profile
          Create a Storage Cost Profile
          Assign a Storage Cost Profile to a Datastore
    Preparing for vApp Provisioning
    Creating vCloud Director Blueprints
      Creating a vApp Component Blueprint
        Create a vApp Component Blueprint
          Specify vApp Component Blueprint Information
          Specify vApp Component Build Information
          Add vApp Component Blueprint Custom Properties
            Custom Properties for vApp Blueprints
          Configure vApp Component Blueprint Actions
      Creating a vApp Blueprint
        Create a vApp Blueprint
          Specify vApp Blueprint Information
          Specify vApp Build Information
          Add vApp Blueprint Custom Properties
            Custom Properties for vApp Blueprints
          Configure vApp Blueprint Actions
      Publish a vApp Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Assigning Datastores to Machine Volumes
        Add a Storage Reservation Policy to a vApp Component Blueprint
        Add a Storage Volume to a Component Blueprint
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
      Cloning an Identical Copy From a vApp Template
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
    Machine Life Cycle and Workflow States for vCloud Director
  IaaS Integration for HP Server Automation
    HP Server Automation Overview
    Install the HP Server Automation PowerShell Snap-In
      Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
    Install an EPI Agent for HP Server Automation
    Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
    Integrating HP Server Automation
      Enable Provisioning from HP Server Automation Boot Images
      Preparing an HP Server Automation Template for Cloning
        Prepare a Reference Machine for Linux
        Prepare a Reference Machine for Windows
    Enable vCloud Automation Center Software Installation from HP Server Automation
    Creating Blueprints for HP Server Automation
      Create a Virtual Blueprint for Creating from an HP Server Automation Boot Image
      Create a Blueprint for Cloning from an HP Server Automation Template
    Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
    Publish a Blueprint
  IaaS Integration for BMC BladeLogic
    BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Overview
    Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
    Install an EPI Agent for BMC BladeLogic
    Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
    Integrate BMC BladeLogic
    Creating BMC BladeLogic Blueprints
      Add BMC BladeLogic Integration to a Blueprint
      Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
    Publish a Blueprint
  IaaS Configuration for Virtual Platforms
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Configuring IaaS
      Configuring IaaS Overview
        Custom Properties in Machine Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
          Order of Precedence for Custom Properties
        Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
          Choosing an Endpoint Scenario
          Store User Credentials for Endpoints
          Create a vSphere Endpoint
          Create a vSphere Endpoint with Networking Integration
          Create a NetApp ONTAP Endpoint
          Create a KVM (RHEV) Endpoint
          Create a Standalone Hyper-V Endpoint
          Create an SCVMM Endpoint
          Create a Xen Pool Endpoint
          Create a XenServer Endpoint
          Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
          Import a List of Endpoints
          Create a Fabric Group
        Configure Machine Prefixes
        Create a Business Group
        Virtual Reservations
          Virtual Reservation Selection
          Create a Reservation
            Specify Reservation Information
            Specify Memory, Storage, and Network Resources
            Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Storage Reservation Policies
        Configure a Storage Reservation Policy
          Create a Storage Reservation Policy
          Assign a Storage Reservation Policy to a Datastore
      Static IP Address Assignment
        Create a Network Profile for Static IP Address Assignment
          Specify Network Profile Information
          Configure IP Ranges
        Assign a Network Profile to a Reservation
      Cost Profiles
        Cost Calculation for Virtual Machines
        How Cost Is Displayed
        Configure a Cost Profile
          Create a Cost Profile
          Assign a Cost Profile to a Compute Resource
        Configure a Storage Cost Profile
          Create a Storage Cost Profile
          Assign a Storage Cost Profile to a Datastore
        Cost Profiles with IT Business Management Standard Edition
          View Cost Information from IT Business Management Standard Edition
          Update Cost Information from IT Business Management Standard Edition
      Enabling Users to Select Datacenter Locations
        Associate a Compute Resource with a Location
        Removing Datacenter Locations
        Remove a Datacenter Location
      Active Directory Cleanup Plugin
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
      Enabling Connections to Machines Using SSH
    Preparing for Provisioning
      Space-Efficient Storage for Virtual Provisioning
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
      Choosing a Provisioning Scenario
      Preparing for Virtual Provisioning by Cloning
        Install the Guest Agent on a Windows Machine
        Install the Guest Agent on a Linux Machine
      Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
        Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
      Preparing for SCCM Provisioning
        Create a Software Package for SCCM Provisioning
      Preparing for WIM Provisioning
        Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
        SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
        Install PEBuilder
        Specify Custom Scripts in a PEBuilder WinPE
        Preparing for WIM Provisioning with VirtIO Drivers
        Create a WinPE Image by Using PEBuilder
        Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
          Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
          Configure the doagent.bat File
          Configure the doagentc.bat File
          Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
    Creating Blueprints
      Space-Efficient Storage for Virtual Provisioning
      Choosing a Blueprint Scenario
      Create a Blueprint for the Basic Workflow
        Specify Basic Workflow Blueprint Information
        Specify Basic Workflow Build Information
        Configure Basic Workflow Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Blueprint Custom Properties
          Custom Properties for Basic Workflow Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for Cloning
        Specify Clone Blueprint Information
        Specify Clone Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Clone Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Clone Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Linked Clone Blueprint
        Specify Linked Clone Blueprint Information
        Specify Linked Clone Build Information
        Configure Linked Clone Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linked Clone Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for Net App FlexClone Provisioning
        Specify FlexClone Blueprint Information
        Specify FlexClone Blueprint Build Information
        Configure FlexClone Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a Blueprint
          Custom Properties for FlexClone Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for WIM Provisioning
        Specify WIM Blueprint Information
        Specify WIM Blueprint Build Information
        Configure WIM Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a WIM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Information
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Linux Kickstart Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a Linux Kickstart Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for SCCM Provisioning
        Specify SCCM Blueprint Information
        Specify SCCM Build Information
        Configure SCCM Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a SCCM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Publish a Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Assigning Datastores to Machine Volumes
        Choosing a Storage Scenario
        Add a Datastore to a Create, Clone, or FlexClone Blueprint
        Add a Datastore to a Linked Clone Blueprint
        Add a Storage Reservation Policy to a Create, Clone, or FlexClone Blueprint
        Add a Storage Reservation Policy to a Linked Clone Blueprint
        Allow Alternative Datastores at Provisioning Time
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Configuring Network Settings
        Add a Network Profile for Static IP Assignment to a Blueprint
        Custom Properties for Networking
      Enable Users to Select Datacenter Locations
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
        Call a Visual Basic Script from a Blueprint
      Add Active Directory Cleanup to a Blueprint
      Enable Machine Users to Create Snapshots
      RDP Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
    Infrastructure Organizer
      Creating Blueprints for Importing Virtual Machines
      Choosing an Infrastructure Organizer Scenario
      Organize Compute Resources and Import Existing Virtual Machines
        Create the Infrastructure Organizer Fabric Group
        Configure Compute Resources
        Bring Virtual Machines under vCloud Automation Center Management
      Import Existing Virtual Machines
        Choose Compute Resources
        Bring Virtual Machines under vCloud Automation Center Management
    Managing Infrastructure
      Managing Resource Usage
        Resource Usage Terminology
        Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
        Reducing Reservation Usage by Attrition
      Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
        Configure Compute Resource Data Collection
      Decommissioning a Storage Path
        Disable a Storage Path
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
    Appendix A: Machine Life Cycle and Workflow States
  IaaS Configuration for Cloud Platforms
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Configuring IaaS
      Configuring IaaS for Cloud Overview
      Custom Properties in Machine Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
        Order of Precedence for Custom Properties
      Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
        Store User Credentials for Cloud Endpoints
        Choosing an Endpoint Scenario
        Create an Amazon AWS Endpoint
        Create a Red Hat OpenStack Endpoint
        Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
        Import a List of Endpoints
        Create a Fabric Group
      Configure Machine Prefixes
      Create a Business Group
      Managing Key Pairs
        Create a Key Pair
        Upload the Private Key for a Key Pair
        Export the Private Key from a Key Pair
      Cloud Reservations
        Cloud Reservation Selection
        Choosing a Reservation Scenario
        Create an Amazon AWS Reservation (non-VPC)
          Specify Amazon AWS Reservation Information (non-VPC)
          Specify Amazon AWS Key Pairs and Network Settings (non-VPC)
          Configure Amazon AWS Alerts (non-VPC)
        Create an Amazon AWS Reservation (VPC)
          Specify Amazon AWS with Amazon VPC Reservation Information
          Specify Amazon AWS with Amazon VPC Key Pairs and Network Settings
          Configure Amazon AWS with Amazon VPC Alerts
        Create a Red Hat OpenStack Reservation
          Specify Reservation Information
          Specify Key Pairs and Network Settings
          Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Static IP Address Assignment
        Create a Network Profile for Static IP Address Assignment
          Specify Network Profile Information
          Configure IP Ranges
        Assign a Network Profile to a Reservation
      Cost Information for Cloud Machines
      Using Optional Amazon AWS Features
        Using Security Groups for Amazon Web Services
        Understanding Amazon Web Service Regions
        Using Virtual Private Cloud
        Using Elastic Load Balancers
        Using Elastic IP Addresses
        Using Elastic Block Storage
      Using Optional Red Hat OpenStack Features
        Using Security Groups
        Using Floating IP Addresses
    Preparing for Provisioning
      Choosing a Cloud Provisioning Scenario
      Preparing for Amazon Provisioning
        Understanding Amazon Machine Images
        Understanding Amazon Instance Types
        Add an Amazon Instance Type
      Preparing for OpenStack Provisioning
        Preparing for Virtual Machine Image Provisioning
          Virtual Machine Images
          OpenStack Flavors
        Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
          Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
          Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
        Preparing for WIM Provisioning
          Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
          SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
          Install PEBuilder
          Specify Custom Scripts in a PEBuilder WinPE
          Create a WinPE Image by Using PEBuilder
          Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
            Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
            Configure the doagent.bat File
            Configure the doagentc.bat File
            Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
    Creating a Cloud Blueprint
      Choosing a Blueprint Scenario
      Create an Amazon AWS Blueprint
        Specify Amazon AWS Blueprint Information
        Specify Amazon AWS Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Amazon Machine Resources
        Add Amazon AWS Blueprint Custom Properties
        Configure Amazon AWS Blueprint Actions
      Create a Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint
        Specify Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Information
        Specify Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Build Information
        Add Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Custom Properties
        Configure Basic Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint Actions
      Create a Red Hat OpenStack Blueprint for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Information
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Build Information
        Add Required Properties to a Linux Kickstart Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
        Configure Linux Kickstart Blueprint Actions
      Create an OpenStack Blueprint for WIM Provisioning
        Specify WIM Blueprint Information
        Specify WIM Blueprint Build Information
        Add Required Properties to a WIM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
        Configure WIM Blueprint Actions
      Publish a Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Configuring Network Settings
        Add a Network Profile for Static IP Assignment to a Blueprint
        Custom Properties for Networking
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
        Call a Visual Basic Script from a Blueprint
      Add Active Directory Cleanup to a Blueprint
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
    Managing Cloud Infrastructure
      Managing Resource Usage
        Resource Usage Terminology
        Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
      Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
        Configure Compute Resource Data Collection
      Manage Amazon EBS Volumes
      Connecting to a Cloud Machine
        Collect User Credentials for an Amazon Machine
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
    Machine Life Cycle and Workflow States for Cloud Platforms
  IaaS Configuration for Physical Platforms
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Configuring IaaS
      Custom Properties in Machine Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
        Order of Precedence for Custom Properties
      Configuring IaaS Overview
      Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
        Store User Credentials for Endpoints
        Create an Endpoint for Physical Machines
        Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
        Import a List of Endpoints
      Configure Machine Prefixes
      Create a Business Group
      Physical Reservations
        Physical Reservation Selection
        Create a Physical Reservation
          Specify Reservation Information
          Specify Resources
          Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Cost Profiles
        Cost Calculation for Physical Machines
        How Cost Is Displayed
        Configure a Cost Profile
          Create a Cost Profile
          Assign a Cost Profile to a Physical Machine
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
      Enabling Connections to Machines Using SSH
    Preparing for Provisioning
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
      Choosing a Provisioning Scenario
      Preparing for PXE Provisioning
        Installing vCloud Automation Center Designer
          vCloud Automation Center Designer Prerequisites
          Download the vCloud Automation Center Designer Installer
          Install vCloud Automation Center Designer
        Import Custom PowerShell Scripts
      Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
        Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
      Preparing for SCCM Provisioning
        Create a Software Package for SCCM Provisioning
      Preparing for WIM Provisioning
        Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
        SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
        Install PEBuilder
        Specify Custom Scripts in a PEBuilder WinPE
        Create a WinPE Image by Using PEBuilder
        Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
          Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
          Configure the doagent.bat File
          Configure the doagentc.bat File
          Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
    Creating Blueprints
      Choosing a Blueprint Scenario
      Create a Blueprint for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Information
        Specify Linux Kickstart Blueprint Build Information
        Configure Linux Kickstart Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a Linux Kickstart Blueprint
          Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for WIM Provisioning
        Specify WIM Blueprint Information
        Specify WIM Blueprint Build Information
        Configure WIM Blueprint Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to a WIM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for SCCM Provisioning
        Specify SCCM Blueprint Information
        Specify SCCM Build Information
        Configure SCCM Machine Resources
        Add Required Properties to an SCCM Blueprint
          Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Create a Blueprint for PXE Provisioning
        Specify PXE Blueprint Information
        Specify PXE Build Information
        Configure PXE Machine Resources
        Add Custom Properties to a PXE Blueprint
          Custom Properties for PXE Provisioning
        Configure Blueprint Actions
      Publish a Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Enabling Visual Basic Scripts in Provisioning
        Call a Visual Basic Script from a Blueprint
      RDP Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
    Managing Infrastructure
      Managing Resource Usage
        Resource Usage Terminology
        Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
      Endpoint Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
  IaaS Configuration for Multi-Machine Services
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Introduction to Multi-Machine Services
      Multi-Machine Concepts
      Multi-Machine Service Life Cycle
      Comparison of Multi-Machine Services and vCloud Director vApps
    Configuring IaaS for Multi-Machine Services
      Configuring IaaS for Multi-Machine Services Overview
      Managing Network and Security Virtualization
        Create an Endpoint for Network and Security Virtualization
        Create a Reservation for Network and Security Virtualization
        Creating a Network Profile
          Create an External Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
          Create a Private Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
          Create a NAT Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
          Create a Routed Network Profile
            Specify Network Profile Information
            Configure IP Ranges
      Cost Information for Multi-Machine Services
        Cost Calculation for Multi-Machine Services
        How Cost Is Displayed
    Creating a Multi-Machine Blueprint
      Specifying Scripts for Multi-Machine Service Provisioning
      Specifying Custom Properties for Multi-Machine Services
      Specifying Actions for Multi-Machine Services
      Create a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Blueprint Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Build Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Network Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Specify Scripting Information for a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Add Multi-Machine Blueprint Custom Properties
        Specify Actions for Multi-Machine Blueprints
        Publish a Blueprint
      Configuring Multi-Machine Blueprints for Network and Security Virtualization
        Adding Network Profiles to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
          Add a Private Network Profile to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
          Add a Routed Network Profile to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
          Add a NAT Network Profile to a Multi-Machine Blueprint
        Configure Network Adapters for Component Machines
        Configure Load Balancers for Component Machines
        Configure Security Groups for Component Machines
        Configure Reservations for Routed Gateways
      Publish a Blueprint
      Configure Network Adapters for Component Machines Using External Network Profiles
    Managing Multi-Machine Blueprints
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
  IaaS Configuration for vCloud Director
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Introduction to Provisioning with vCloud Director
      About vApps
      vCloud Director Concepts
      Comparison of Multi-Machine Services and vCloud Director vApps
      vCloud Director Integration Known Limitations
    Configuring IaaS for vCloud Director
      Configuring IaaS for vCloud Director Integration Overview
      Custom Properties in vCloud Director Provisioning, Blueprints, and Build Profiles
        Order of Precedence for Custom Properties using vApps
      Bringing Resources Under vCloud Automation Center Management
        Store User Credentials for vCloud Director Endpoints
        Creating a vCloud Director Endpoint
          Create a vCloud Director Endpoint
          Preparing an Endpoint CSV File for Import
          Import a List of Endpoints
        Create a Fabric Group
      Configure Machine Prefixes
      Create a Business Group for vApps
      vCloud Director Reservations
        vCloud Director Reservation Selection
        Create a vApp Reservation
          Specify vApp Reservation Information
          Specify vApp Resources and Network Paths
          Configure Alerts
    Optional Configurations
      Build Profiles and Property Sets
        Create a Property Set
          Create a Property Set XML File
          Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
        Create a Build Profile
      Reservation Policies
        Configure a Reservation Policy
          Create a Reservation Policy
          Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
      Storage Reservation Policies for vApps
        Configure a Storage Reservation Policy
          Create a Storage Reservation Policy
          Assign a Storage Reservation Policy to a Datastore
      Cost Profiles
        Cost Calculation for vCloud Director
        How Cost Is Displayed
        Configure a Cost Profile
          Create a Cost Profile
          Assign a Cost Profile to a Compute Resource
        Configure a Storage Cost Profile
          Create a Storage Cost Profile
          Assign a Storage Cost Profile to a Datastore
    Preparing for vApp Provisioning
    Creating vCloud Director Blueprints
      Creating a vApp Component Blueprint
        Create a vApp Component Blueprint
          Specify vApp Component Blueprint Information
          Specify vApp Component Build Information
          Add vApp Component Blueprint Custom Properties
            Custom Properties for vApp Blueprints
          Configure vApp Component Blueprint Actions
      Creating a vApp Blueprint
        Create a vApp Blueprint
          Specify vApp Blueprint Information
          Specify vApp Build Information
          Add vApp Blueprint Custom Properties
            Custom Properties for vApp Blueprints
          Configure vApp Blueprint Actions
      Publish a vApp Blueprint
    Configuring Advanced Blueprint Settings
      Reservation Policies
        Add a Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
      Assigning Datastores to Machine Volumes
        Add a Storage Reservation Policy to a vApp Component Blueprint
        Add a Storage Volume to a Component Blueprint
      Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host name
      Enabling Remote Desktop Connections
        Configure Connections Using RDP
        Enable Connections Using RDP
      Enable Connections Using SSH
      Cloning an Identical Copy From a vApp Template
    Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
    Machine Life Cycle and Workflow States for vCloud Director
  IaaS Integration for HP Server Automation
    HP Server Automation Overview
    Install the HP Server Automation PowerShell Snap-In
      Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
    Install an EPI Agent for HP Server Automation
    Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
    Integrating HP Server Automation
      Enable Provisioning from HP Server Automation Boot Images
      Preparing an HP Server Automation Template for Cloning
        Prepare a Reference Machine for Linux
        Prepare a Reference Machine for Windows
    Enable vCloud Automation Center Software Installation from HP Server Automation
    Creating Blueprints for HP Server Automation
      Create a Virtual Blueprint for Creating from an HP Server Automation Boot Image
      Create a Blueprint for Cloning from an HP Server Automation Template
    Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
    Publish a Blueprint
  IaaS Integration for BMC BladeLogic
    BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Overview
    Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
    Install an EPI Agent for BMC BladeLogic
    Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
    Integrate BMC BladeLogic
    Creating BMC BladeLogic Blueprints
      Add BMC BladeLogic Integration to a Blueprint
      Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
    Publish a Blueprint
Tenant Administration
  Using the Goal Navigator
  Configure Branding for the vCloud Automation Center Console
  Configuring Notifications
    Configuring Notifications Overview
    Add a Tenant-Specific Outbound Email Server
    Add a Tenant-Specific Inbound Email Server
    Override a System Default Outbound Email Server
    Override a System Default Inbound Email Server
    Configure Notifications
    Subscribe to Notifications
    Revert to System Default Email Servers
  Managing Users
    Add Identity Store
    Assign Roles to Users
    Assign Roles to an Identity Store Group
    Create a Custom Group
  Managing the Service Catalog
    Create a Service
    Add and Remove Catalog Items in a Service
    Configure a Catalog Item
    Approvals
      Create an Approval Policy
        Specify Approval Policy Information
        Create an Approval Level
      Update an Approval Policy
    Create an Entitlement
      Specify Entitlement Information
      Entitle Users to Services
      Entitle Users to Catalog Items
      Entitle Users to Resource Actions
    Prioritize Entitlements
  Monitoring Resource Usage
    Managing Resource Reports
      Resource Reports
      Add Reports to the Home Page
      Configure the Report Layout
      Export Report Data
    Managing Machine Leases
      Managing Leases for Multi-Machine Services
    Reclamation
      Send Reclamation Requests
      Track Reclamation Requests
  Managing Virtual Machines
    Reconfigure a Machine
    Change the Reservation of a Virtual Machine
    Create a Snapshot of Your Machine
  Managing Physical Machines
    Physical Machine Provisioning and Management
    Physical Endpoints
    Physical Reservations
    Configure Hardware Details
    Assign a Cost Profile to a Physical Machine
    Provision a Reserved Physical Machine
    Import a Physical Machine
    Connect a Physical Machine to an Endpoint
    Join a Hypervisor to a Cluster
  Managing Multi-Machine Services
    Add Component Machines to a Multi-Machine Service
    Edit Custom Properties
    Determining Multi-Machine Service Status
      View Machine Status
    Power Options for Multi-Machine Services
  Managing vApp and vApp Component Machines
    Determining vApp Status
    Connect Remotely to a Virtual Machine
    Action Menu Options for Machines
  Using the Goal Navigator
  Configure Branding for the vCloud Automation Center Console
  Configuring Notifications
    Configuring Notifications Overview
    Add a Tenant-Specific Outbound Email Server
    Add a Tenant-Specific Inbound Email Server
    Override a System Default Outbound Email Server
    Override a System Default Inbound Email Server
    Configure Notifications
    Subscribe to Notifications
    Revert to System Default Email Servers
  Managing Users
    Add Identity Store
    Assign Roles to Users
    Assign Roles to an Identity Store Group
    Create a Custom Group
  Managing the Service Catalog
    Create a Service
    Add and Remove Catalog Items in a Service
    Configure a Catalog Item
    Approvals
      Create an Approval Policy
        Specify Approval Policy Information
        Create an Approval Level
      Update an Approval Policy
    Create an Entitlement
      Specify Entitlement Information
      Entitle Users to Services
      Entitle Users to Catalog Items
      Entitle Users to Resource Actions
    Prioritize Entitlements
  Monitoring Resource Usage
    Managing Resource Reports
      Resource Reports
      Add Reports to the Home Page
      Configure the Report Layout
      Export Report Data
    Managing Machine Leases
      Managing Leases for Multi-Machine Services
    Reclamation
      Send Reclamation Requests
      Track Reclamation Requests
  Managing Virtual Machines
    Reconfigure a Machine
    Change the Reservation of a Virtual Machine
    Create a Snapshot of Your Machine
  Managing Physical Machines
    Physical Machine Provisioning and Management
    Physical Endpoints
    Physical Reservations
    Configure Hardware Details
    Assign a Cost Profile to a Physical Machine
    Provision a Reserved Physical Machine
    Import a Physical Machine
    Connect a Physical Machine to an Endpoint
    Join a Hypervisor to a Cluster
  Managing Multi-Machine Services
    Add Component Machines to a Multi-Machine Service
    Edit Custom Properties
    Determining Multi-Machine Service Status
      View Machine Status
    Power Options for Multi-Machine Services
  Managing vApp and vApp Component Machines
    Determining vApp Status
    Connect Remotely to a Virtual Machine
    Action Menu Options for Machines
Advanced Service Designer Configuration
  Introduction to VMware vCenter Orchestrator
    VMware vCenter Orchestrator Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Plug-Ins Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Integration in vCloud Automation Center
    Log in to the vCenter Orchestrator Configuration Interface
    Log in to the vCenter Orchestrator Client
  Configuring vCenter Orchestrator and the Plug-Ins
    Configure an External vCenter Orchestrator Server
    Configure the Default Workflow Folder for a Tenant
    Import Workflows
    Create and Edit an Advanced Service Endpoint
      Configure the Active Directory Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Configure the HTTP-REST Plug-in as an Endpoint
      Configure the PowerShell Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Configure the SOAP Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Configure the vCenter Server Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Update an Endpoint
      Delete an Endpoint
  Introduction to VMware vCenter Orchestrator
    VMware vCenter Orchestrator Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Plug-Ins Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Integration in vCloud Automation Center
    Log in to the vCenter Orchestrator Configuration Interface
    Log in to the vCenter Orchestrator Client
  Configuring vCenter Orchestrator and the Plug-Ins
    Configure an External vCenter Orchestrator Server
    Configure the Default Workflow Folder for a Tenant
    Import Workflows
    Create and Edit an Advanced Service Endpoint
      Configure the Active Directory Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Configure the HTTP-REST Plug-in as an Endpoint
      Configure the PowerShell Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Configure the SOAP Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Configure the vCenter Server Plug-In as an Endpoint
      Update an Endpoint
      Delete an Endpoint
Advanced Service Design
  Using the Goal Navigator
  Introduction to vCloud Automation Center and Advanced Service Designer
    Overview of VMware vCloud Automation Center
    Overview of Services
  Introduction to VMware vCenter Orchestrator
    VMware vCenter Orchestrator Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Plug-Ins Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Integration in vCloud Automation Center
  Authoring Services with Advanced Service Designer
    Concepts
      Custom Resources
      Service Blueprint
      Resource Action
    Creating an Advanced Service Overview
      Create a Custom Resource
      Create a Service Blueprint
      Publish a Service Blueprint as a Catalog Item
      Create a Resource Action
      Publish a Resource Action
      Assign an Icon to a Resource Action
      Create a Service
      Associate a Catalog Item with a Service
      Create an Approval Policy for Advanced Service Blueprints and Actions
        Specify Approval Policy Information
        Create an Approval Level
      Entitle a Service, Catalog Items, and Actions to a User or a Group of Users
  Extend Operations on IaaS-Provisioned Virtual Machines
    Create a Resource Action for Extending Operations on IaaS-Provisioned Virtual Machines
    Publish a Resource Action
    Assign an Icon to a Resource Action
  Form Designer
    Default New Fields in the Form Designer
    Predefined Constraints and Values in the Form Designer
    Working With the Form Designer
      Designing a Custom Resource Form
        Edit a Custom Resource Element
        Add a New Custom Resource Form Page
        Insert a Section Header in a Custom Resource Form
        Insert a Text Element in a Custom Resource Form
      Designing a Service Blueprint Form
        Add a New Service Blueprint Form
        Edit a Service Blueprint Element
        Add a New Element
        Insert a Section Header in a Service Blueprint Form
        Add a Text Element to a Service Blueprint Form
      Designing a Resource Action Form
        Add a New Resource Action Form
        Add a New Element to a Resource Action Form
        Edit a Resource Action Element
        Insert a Section Header in a Resource Action Form
        Add a Text Element to a Resource Action Form
  Advanced Service Designer Examples and Scenarios
    Create a Service for Creating and Modifying a User
      Create a Test User as a Custom Resource
      Create a Service Blueprint for Creating a User
      Publish the Create a User Blueprint as a Catalog Item
      Create a Resource Action to Change a User Password
      Publish the Change a Password Resource Action
      Create a Service for Creating a Test User
      Associate the Catalog Item with the Create a Test User Service
      Entitle the Service and the Resource Action to a Consumer
    Create and Publish an Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine
      Create a Resource Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine
      Publish the Action for Migrating a vSphere Virtual Machine
    Create an Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine With vMotion
      Create an Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine With vMotion
      Edit the Resource Action Form
      Add a Submitted Action Details Form and Save the Action
      Publish the Action for Migrating a Virtual Machine with vMotion
    Create and Publish an Action to Take a Snapshot
      Create the Action to Take a Snapshot of a vSphere Virtual Machine
      Publish the Action for Taking a Snapshot
  Using the Goal Navigator
  Introduction to vCloud Automation Center and Advanced Service Designer
    Overview of VMware vCloud Automation Center
    Overview of Services
  Introduction to VMware vCenter Orchestrator
    VMware vCenter Orchestrator Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Plug-Ins Overview
    vCenter Orchestrator Integration in vCloud Automation Center
  Authoring Services with Advanced Service Designer
    Concepts
      Custom Resources
      Service Blueprint
      Resource Action
    Creating an Advanced Service Overview
      Create a Custom Resource
      Create a Service Blueprint
      Publish a Service Blueprint as a Catalog Item
      Create a Resource Action
      Publish a Resource Action
      Assign an Icon to a Resource Action
      Create a Service
      Associate a Catalog Item with a Service
      Create an Approval Policy for Advanced Service Blueprints and Actions
        Specify Approval Policy Information
        Create an Approval Level
      Entitle a Service, Catalog Items, and Actions to a User or a Group of Users
  Extend Operations on IaaS-Provisioned Virtual Machines
    Create a Resource Action for Extending Operations on IaaS-Provisioned Virtual Machines
    Publish a Resource Action
    Assign an Icon to a Resource Action
  Form Designer
    Default New Fields in the Form Designer
    Predefined Constraints and Values in the Form Designer
    Working With the Form Designer
      Designing a Custom Resource Form
        Edit a Custom Resource Element
        Add a New Custom Resource Form Page
        Insert a Section Header in a Custom Resource Form
        Insert a Text Element in a Custom Resource Form
      Designing a Service Blueprint Form
        Add a New Service Blueprint Form
        Edit a Service Blueprint Element
        Add a New Element
        Insert a Section Header in a Service Blueprint Form
        Add a Text Element to a Service Blueprint Form
      Designing a Resource Action Form
        Add a New Resource Action Form
        Add a New Element to a Resource Action Form
        Edit a Resource Action Element
        Insert a Section Header in a Resource Action Form
        Add a Text Element to a Resource Action Form
  Advanced Service Designer Examples and Scenarios
    Create a Service for Creating and Modifying a User
      Create a Test User as a Custom Resource
      Create a Service Blueprint for Creating a User
      Publish the Create a User Blueprint as a Catalog Item
      Create a Resource Action to Change a User Password
      Publish the Change a Password Resource Action
      Create a Service for Creating a Test User
      Associate the Catalog Item with the Create a Test User Service
      Entitle the Service and the Resource Action to a Consumer
    Create and Publish an Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine
      Create a Resource Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine
      Publish the Action for Migrating a vSphere Virtual Machine
    Create an Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine With vMotion
      Create an Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine With vMotion
      Edit the Resource Action Form
      Add a Submitted Action Details Form and Save the Action
      Publish the Action for Migrating a Virtual Machine with vMotion
    Create and Publish an Action to Take a Snapshot
      Create the Action to Take a Snapshot of a vSphere Virtual Machine
      Publish the Action for Taking a Snapshot
Extensibility
  Introduction
    vCloud Automation Center Extensibility Options
    Leveraging Existing and Future Infrastructure
    Configuring Business-Relevant Services
    Integrating with Third-Party Management Systems
    Adding New IT Services and Creating New Actions
    Calling vCloud Automation Center Services from External Applications
    Distributed Execution
  Installing and Configuring vCloud Automation Center Designer
    Installing vCloud Automation Center Designer
      vCloud Automation Center Designer Prerequisites
      Download the vCloud Automation Center Designer Installer
      Install vCloud Automation Center Designer
    Configuring vCenter Orchestrator Endpoints
      vCenter Orchestrator Integration Prerequisites
      Create a vCenter Orchestrator Endpoint
      Associate a vCenter Orchestrator Endpoint with a Blueprint
  Customizing IaaS Workflows
    The vCloud Automation Center Designer Console
    IaaS Workflow Types
      State Change Workflows
      Configuring a State Change Workflow Overview
      Menu Operation Workflows
      Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow Overview
    Customize an IaaS Workflow
    Using vCenter Orchestrator Workflow Activities
      Call a vCenter Orchestrator Workflow
      Get the Status of a vCenter Orchestrator Workflow
      Get the Results of a vCenter Orchestrator Workflow
      vCenter Orchestrator and IaaS Object Types
    Configure a Blueprint to Call a State Change Workflow
    Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow
      Configure a Menu Operation
        Create an Operation Configuration File
        Install an Operation in the Model Manager
      Register New Menu Operations with the Service Catalog
      Configure a Blueprint to Enable a Menu Operation Workflow
    Revert to a Previous Revision of a Workflow
  Workflows and Distributed Execution Management
    Associate Workflows and DEM Workers by Using Skills
    Remove Associations between Skills and DEM Workers
    Remove Associations between Skills and Workflows
    Remove a Skill
  CloudUtil Command Reference
    DEM Commands
      DEM-Add-Skills
      DEM-List
      DEM-Remove-Skills
    File Commands
      File-Export
      File-Import
      File-List
      File-Remove-All
      File-Remove-Rev
      File-Rollback
      File-Update
    Operation Commands
      Operation-Create
      Operation-Delete
      Operation-List
    Skill Commands
      Skill-Install
      Skill-List
      Skill-Uninstall
    Workflow Commands
      Workflow-Add-Skills
      Workflow-List
      Workflow-Remove-Skills
      Workflow-Rollback
      Workflow-Update
  vCloud Automation Center Workflow Activity Reference
    DynamicOps.Repository.Activities
      AddLink
      AddObject
      AttachTo
      CreateRepositoryServiceContext<T>
      DeleteLink
      DeleteObject
      InvokeRepositoryWorkflow
      LoadProperty
      SaveChanges
      SetLink
      UpdateObject
    DynamicOps.Cdk.Activities
      ExecutePowerShellScript
      ExecuteSshScript
      GetMachineName
      GetMachineOwner
      GetMachineProperties
      GetMachineProperty
      GetScriptFromName
      InvokePowerShell
      InvokeSshCommand
      LogMachineEvent
      LogMessage
      RunProcess
      SendEmail
      SetMachineProperty
      SetWorkflowResult
  Introduction
    vCloud Automation Center Extensibility Options
    Leveraging Existing and Future Infrastructure
    Configuring Business-Relevant Services
    Integrating with Third-Party Management Systems
    Adding New IT Services and Creating New Actions
    Calling vCloud Automation Center Services from External Applications
    Distributed Execution
  Installing and Configuring vCloud Automation Center Designer
    Installing vCloud Automation Center Designer
      vCloud Automation Center Designer Prerequisites
      Download the vCloud Automation Center Designer Installer
      Install vCloud Automation Center Designer
    Configuring vCenter Orchestrator Endpoints
      vCenter Orchestrator Integration Prerequisites
      Create a vCenter Orchestrator Endpoint
      Associate a vCenter Orchestrator Endpoint with a Blueprint
  Customizing IaaS Workflows
    The vCloud Automation Center Designer Console
    IaaS Workflow Types
      State Change Workflows
      Configuring a State Change Workflow Overview
      Menu Operation Workflows
      Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow Overview
    Customize an IaaS Workflow
    Using vCenter Orchestrator Workflow Activities
      Call a vCenter Orchestrator Workflow
      Get the Status of a vCenter Orchestrator Workflow
      Get the Results of a vCenter Orchestrator Workflow
      vCenter Orchestrator and IaaS Object Types
    Configure a Blueprint to Call a State Change Workflow
    Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow
      Configure a Menu Operation
        Create an Operation Configuration File
        Install an Operation in the Model Manager
      Register New Menu Operations with the Service Catalog
      Configure a Blueprint to Enable a Menu Operation Workflow
    Revert to a Previous Revision of a Workflow
  Workflows and Distributed Execution Management
    Associate Workflows and DEM Workers by Using Skills
    Remove Associations between Skills and DEM Workers
    Remove Associations between Skills and Workflows
    Remove a Skill
  CloudUtil Command Reference
    DEM Commands
      DEM-Add-Skills
      DEM-List
      DEM-Remove-Skills
    File Commands
      File-Export
      File-Import
      File-List
      File-Remove-All
      File-Remove-Rev
      File-Rollback
      File-Update
    Operation Commands
      Operation-Create
      Operation-Delete
      Operation-List
    Skill Commands
      Skill-Install
      Skill-List
      Skill-Uninstall
    Workflow Commands
      Workflow-Add-Skills
      Workflow-List
      Workflow-Remove-Skills
      Workflow-Rollback
      Workflow-Update
  vCloud Automation Center Workflow Activity Reference
    DynamicOps.Repository.Activities
      AddLink
      AddObject
      AttachTo
      CreateRepositoryServiceContext<T>
      DeleteLink
      DeleteObject
      InvokeRepositoryWorkflow
      LoadProperty
      SaveChanges
      SetLink
      UpdateObject
    DynamicOps.Cdk.Activities
      ExecutePowerShellScript
      ExecuteSshScript
      GetMachineName
      GetMachineOwner
      GetMachineProperties
      GetMachineProperty
      GetScriptFromName
      InvokePowerShell
      InvokeSshCommand
      LogMachineEvent
      LogMessage
      RunProcess
      SendEmail
      SetMachineProperty
      SetWorkflowResult
Custom Properties
  Using Custom Properties
    Specifying Custom Properties
    Custom Property Uses
    Custom Property Types
    Create a Property Set
      Create a Property Set XML File
      Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
  Custom Properties Grouped by Function
    Custom Properties for Basic Workflow Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Clone Blueprints
    Custom Properties for FlexClone Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Linked Clone Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
    Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
    Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
    Custom Properties for vApp Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Networking
    Custom Properties for PXE Provisioning
    Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
    Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
  Custom Properties Grouped by Name
    Custom Properties A Table
    Custom Properties B Table
    Custom Properties C Table
    Custom Properties E Table
    Custom Properties H Table
    Custom Properties I Table
    Custom Properties L Table
    Custom Properties M Table
    Custom Properties O Table
    Custom Properties P Table
    Custom Properties R Table
    Custom Properties S Table
    Custom Properties V Table
    Custom Properties Z Table
  Using the Properties Dictionary
    Adding Property Definitions
      Add a Property Definition
    Adding Property Attributes
      Add a Help Text Attribute
      Add an Order Index Attribute
      Add a Relationship Attribute
      Add a Value Expression Attribute
      Add a Value List Attribute
      Add a MinValue Attribute
      Add a MaxValue Attribute
      Add an Interval Attribute
    Example - Creating a Relationship Between Two Properties and Adding to a Blueprint
    Creating Property Control Layouts
      Add a Property Control Layout
  Using Custom Properties
    Specifying Custom Properties
    Custom Property Uses
    Custom Property Types
    Create a Property Set
      Create a Property Set XML File
      Add a Property Set to vCloud Automation Center
  Custom Properties Grouped by Function
    Custom Properties for Basic Workflow Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Clone Blueprints
    Custom Properties for FlexClone Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Linked Clone Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
    Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
    Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
    Custom Properties for vApp Blueprints
    Custom Properties for Networking
    Custom Properties for PXE Provisioning
    Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
    Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
  Custom Properties Grouped by Name
    Custom Properties A Table
    Custom Properties B Table
    Custom Properties C Table
    Custom Properties E Table
    Custom Properties H Table
    Custom Properties I Table
    Custom Properties L Table
    Custom Properties M Table
    Custom Properties O Table
    Custom Properties P Table
    Custom Properties R Table
    Custom Properties S Table
    Custom Properties V Table
    Custom Properties Z Table
  Using the Properties Dictionary
    Adding Property Definitions
      Add a Property Definition
    Adding Property Attributes
      Add a Help Text Attribute
      Add an Order Index Attribute
      Add a Relationship Attribute
      Add a Value Expression Attribute
      Add a Value List Attribute
      Add a MinValue Attribute
      Add a MaxValue Attribute
      Add an Interval Attribute
    Example - Creating a Relationship Between Two Properties and Adding to a Blueprint
    Creating Property Control Layouts
      Add a Property Control Layout
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