Create folders to group objects of the same type for easier management.

You repeat this procedure eight times to create all of the management application folders listed in the following table. 

Folders for the Management Applications in Region B

 Management Applications

Folder

vCenter Server + Platform Services Controllers

MGMT51

vRealize Log Insight

vRLI51

vRealize Automation + vRealize Orchestrator + vRealize Business

vRA51

vRealize Automation (Proxy Agent) + vRealize Business (Data Collector)

vRA51IAS

vRealize Operations Manager

vROps51

vRealize Operations Manager (Remote Collectors)

vROps51RC

NSX Manager + Controllers + Edges

NSX51

VMware Site Recovery Manager + vSphere Data Protection

BCDR51

1

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

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

Create a folder for the vRealize Log Insight management application. 

a

In the Navigator, click VMs and Templates.

b

Expand the mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local tree.

c

Right-click the LAX01 data center, and select New Folder > New VM and Template Folder.

d

In the New Folder dialog box enter MGMT51 as the name to label the folder, and click OK.

e

Repeat this step to create the remaining folders.

3

Move the vCenter Server and Platform Services Controller virtual machines to the MGMT51 folder.

a

In the Navigator, click VMs and Templates.

b

Expand the mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local tree.

c

Expand the Discovered Virtual Machines folder.

d

Drag mgmt01vc51, mgmt01psc51 and comp01psc51 to the MGMT51 folder.

4

Delete the Discovered Virtual Machines folder.

a

In the Navigator, click VMs and Templates.

b

Expand the mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local tree.

c

Right click the Discovered Virtual Machines folder and choose Remove from Inventory.