You can modify the default configurations of vRealize Business for Cloud, by using the update-config.py utility, which is located at /usr/ITFM-Cloud/va-tools/bin/.

Enable the SSH service. See the Enable or Disable SSH Settings section in the Install Guide.

1

To view the existing configured values, perform the following steps:

a

Log in to the Shell prompt by performing an SSH into IP address of vRealize Business for Cloud virtual appliance.

b

View the values by running the command in the following format:

curl localhost:8000/configs/query?key=property key

curl localhost:8000/configs/query?key= dc.job.interval.vc.storage

{
  "key": "dc.job.interval.vc.storage",
  "profile": "default",
  "value": "720",
  "documentVersion": 0,
  "documentEpoch": 0,
  "documentKind": "com:vmware:vrbc:configservice:document:ConfigDocument",
  "documentSelfLink": "/configs/58d14f4b1478265008637022",
  "documentUpdateTimeMicros": 1478265008637030,
  "documentUpdateAction": "POST",
  "documentExpirationTimeMicros": 0,
  "documentOwner": "087c6067-821e-4efe-89f7-7f7b6c2eedfa"
}
2

To modify the values, perform the following steps:

a

Log in to the Shell prompt by performing an SSH into IP address of vRealize Business for Cloud virtual appliance.

b

Navigate to the /usr/ITFM-Cloud/va-tools/bin/ directory.

cd /usr/ITFM-Cloud/va-tools/bin/.

c

Modify the value by running the command in the following format:

./update-config.py key Value

./update-config.py dc.job.interval.vc.tags 60

Note

You can modify several configurations.

Key

Value

Rate for Virtual Infrastructure Labor and Operating System Labor by default.

See Add Additional Services

All data collection job intervals

See View and Modify Default Job Intervals for Updating the System Status

Statistics models for calculating the CPU, RAM and disk space

See Configuring vRealize Operations Manager Statistics