After you deploy the NSX Manager virtual appliance for the management cluster, you connect the NSX Manager to the Management vCenter Server.

1

Log in to the Management NSX Manager appliance user interface.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01nsxm01.sfo01.rainpole.local.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

admin

Password

nsx_manager_admin_password

2

Click Manage vCenter Registration.

3

Under Lookup Service, click Edit.

4

In the Lookup Service dialog box, enter the following settings and click OK.

Setting

Value

Lookup Service IP

sfo01psc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

Lookup Service Port

443

SSO Administrator User Name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

5

In the Trust Certificate? dialog box, click Yes.

6

Under vCenter Server, click Edit.

7

In the  vCenter Server dialog box, enter the following settings, and click OK.

Setting

Value

vCenter Server

mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

vCenter User Name

svc-nsxmanager@rainpole.local

Password

svc-nsxmanager_password

8

In the Trust Certificate? dialog box, click Yes.

9

Wait for the Status indicators for the Lookup Service and vCenter Server to change to the Connected status.