You deploy two vRealize Orchestrator virtual appliances.

Perform this procedure twice to deploy two appliances using the respective values in the following table for the different hosts.

vRealize Orchestrator Appliance

IP Address

FQDN

Host A

192.168.11.63

vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

Host B

192.168.11.64

vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

1

Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

Navigate to the mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local vCenter Server instance. 

3

Right-click mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local and select Deploy OVF Template.

4

On the Select source page, browse to the vRealize Orchestrator .ova file on your local machine and click Next.

5

On the Review Details page click Next.

6

On the Accept License Agreements page, accept the end user license agreement and click Next.

7

On the Select name and folder page, enter the following information for the host that you deploy and click Next.

Setting

Values for Host A

Values for Host B

Name

vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

Select a folder or datacenter

vRA01

vRA01

8

On the Select a resource page, select the SFO01-Mgmt01 cluster and click Next.

9

On the Select storage page, select the datastore.

a

From the Select virtual disk format drop-down menu, select Thin Provision.

b

From the VM Storage Policy drop-down menu, select vSAN Default Storage Policy.

c

From the datastore table, select the SFO01A-VSAN01-MGMT01 vSAN datastore and click Next.

10

On the Setup networks page, select the distributed port group on the distributed switch that ends with Mgmt-xRegion01-VXLAN and click Next.

11

On the Customize template page, select the following values and click Next

Setting

Values for Host A

Values for Host B

Initial Root Password

hostA_root_pwd

hostB_root_pwd

Confirm Initial Root Password

hostA_root_pwd

hostB_root_pwd

Enable SSH service in the appliance

Selected

Selected

Hostname

vra01vro01a.rainpole.local

vra01vro01b.rainpole.local

Default Gateway

192.168.11.1

192.168.11.1

Domain Name

rainpole.local

rainpole.local

Domain Search Path

rainpole.local,sfo01.rainpole.local,lax01.rainpole.local

rainpole.local,sfo01.rainpole.local,lax01.rainpole.local

Domain Name Servers

172.16.11.4, 172.17.11.4

172.16.11.4, 172.17.11.4

Network 1 IP address

192.168.11.63

192.168.11.64

Network 1 Netmask

255.255.255.0

255.255.255.0

12

On the Ready to complete page, review the configuration settings, check Power on the appliance after deployment, and click Finish.

13

Repeat the procedure to deploy the vRealize Orchestrator virtual appliance for Host B.