Extensibility provides information about customizing IaaS workflows by using vCloud Automation Center Designer and its associated command-line tools.

It covers the following subjects:

Overview of extensibility options with vCloud Automation Center

vCloud Automation Center Designer installation

Customizing workflows, including calling vCenter Orchestrator workflows from IaaS

Associating workflows and Distributed Execution Managers by using skills

Reference information for the CloudUtil command-line tool

This information is intended for workflow developers who want to use vCloud Automation Center Designer to customize IaaS workflows.

For information about using the Advanced Service Designer to call vCenter Orchestrator workflows, see Advanced Service Design. For information about configuring vCenter Orchestrator for use with the Advanced Service Designer, see Advanced Service Designer Configuration.

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