The final stage in the lifecycle of a workload is the retirement operation. Alternatively, the tenant administrator can send a reclamation request to the owners of machines.

If a blueprint does not specify a lease period, machines are provisioned from that blueprint with no expiration date. If a blueprint specifies a single value for lease duration, machines are provisioned from that blueprint with an expiration date based on the blueprint lease duration.

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In the vCloud Automation Center portal, click Machines.

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ClickInventoryMgr-000.

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Click Destroy and confirm the operation.

You requested, provisioned, customized, and retired a workload.