Installing and Upgrading vRealize Automation
  vRealize Automation Reference Architecture
    Initial Deployment and Configuration Recommendations
    vRealize Automation Deployment
    vRealize Business for Cloud Deployment Considerations
    vRealize Automation Scalability
      Configure Manager Service for High Data Volume
      Distributed Execution Manager Performance Analysis and Tuning
    vRealize Business for Cloud Scalability
    vRealize Automation High Availability Configuration Considerations
    vRealize Business for Cloud High Availability Considerations
    vRealize Automation Hardware Specifications and Capacity Maximums
    vRealize Automation Small Deployment Requirements
    vRealize Automation Medium Deployment Requirements
    vRealize Automation Large Deployment Requirements
  vRealize Automation Secure Configuration
    vRealize Automation Secure Baseline Overview
    Verifying the Integrity of Installation Media
    Hardening VMware System Software Infrastructure
      Hardening the VMware vSphere ® Environment
      Hardening the Infrastructure as a Service Host
      Hardening Microsoft SQL Server
      Hardening Microsoft .NET
      Hardening Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
    Reviewing Installed Software
    VMware Security Advisories and Patches
    Secure Configuration
      Securing the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Change the Root Password
        Verify Root Password Hash and Complexity
        Verify Root Password History
        Manage Password Expiry
        Managing Secure Shell and Administrative Accounts
          Enable or Disable Secure Shell on the vRealize Automation Appliances
          Create Local Administrator Account for Secure Shell
          Restrict Secure Shell Access
          Harden the Secure Shell Server Configuration
          Harden the Secure Shell Client Configuration
          Verifying Secure Shell Key File Permissions
            Verify SSH Key File Permissions
        Change the Virtual Appliance Management Interface User
        Set Boot Loader Authentication
        Configure NTP
        Configuring TLS for vRealize Automation Appliance Data In-transit
          Enable TLS on Localhost Configuration
          Enable Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 Compliance
          Verify that SSLv3 and TLS 1.0 are Disabled
          Disable TLS 1.0
          Configuring TLS Cipher Suites for vRealize Automation Components
            Disable Weak Ciphers in HA Proxy
            Disable Weak Ciphers in the vRealize Automation appliancevRealize Automation Appliance Console Proxy Service
            Disable Weak Ciphers in vRealize Automation appliance vCO Service
            Disable Weak Ciphers in the vRealize Automation appliance RabbitMQ Service
        Verifying Security of Data-at-Rest
          Configure PostgreSQL Client Authentication
        Configure vRealize Automation Application Resources
        Customizing Console Proxy Configuration
          Customize VMware Remote Console Ticket Expiry
          Customize Console Proxy Server Port
          Configure X-XSS-Protection Response Header
          Configure HTTP Strict Transport Security Response Header
          Configure X-Frame-Options Response Header
        Configuring Server Response Headers
          Configure the Lighttpd Server Response Header
          Configure the TCServer Response Header for the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configure the Internet Information Services Server Response Header
        Set vRealize Automation appliance Session Timeout
        Managing Nonessential Software
          Secure the USB Mass Storage Handler
          Secure the Bluetooth Protocol Handler
          Secure the Stream Control Transmission Protocol
          Secure the Datagram Congestion Protocol
          Secure Network Bridging
          Secure Reliable Datagram Sockets Protocol
          Secure Transparent Inter-Process Communication Protocol
          Secure Internetwork Packet Exchange Protocol
          Secure Appletalk Protocol
          Secure DECnet Protocol
          Secure Firewire Module
      Securing the Infrastructure as a Service Component
        Disabling Windows Time Service
        Configuring TLS for Infrastructure as a Service Data-in-Transit
          Disable SSLv3 in Internet Information Services
          Disable TLS 1.0 for IaaS
        Configuring TLS Cipher Suites
        Verifying Host Server Security
        Protecting Application Resources
        Secure the Infrastructure as a Service Host Machine
    Configuring Host Network Security
      Configuring Network Settings for VMware Appliances
        Prevent User Control of Network Interfaces
        Set TCP Backlog Queue Size
        Deny ICMPv4 Echoes to Broadcast Address
        Disable IPv4 Proxy ARP
        Deny IPv4 ICMP Redirect Messages
        Deny IPv6 ICMP Redirect Messages
        Log IPv4 Martian Packets
        Use IPv4 Reverse Path Filtering
        Deny IPv4 Forwarding
        Deny IPv6 Forwarding
        Use IPv4 TCP Syncookies
        Deny IPv6 Router Advertisements
        Deny IPv6 Router Solicitations
        Deny IPv6 Router Preference in Router Solicitations
        Deny IPv6 Router Prefix
        Deny IPv6 Router Advertisement Hop Limit Settings
        Deny IPv6 Router Advertisement Autoconf Settings
        Deny IPv6 Neighbor Solicitations
        Restrict IPv6 Max Addresses
      Configuring Network Settings for the Infrastructure as a Service Host
      Configuring Ports and Protocols
        User Required Ports
        Administrator Required Ports
          vRealize Automation Appliance Ports
          Infrastructure as a Service Ports
    Auditing and Logging
  Installing vRealize Automation
    Installation Overview
      About Installation
      New in this Installation
      Installation Components
        The vRealize Automation Appliance
        Infrastructure as a Service
          Agents
      Deployment Type
        Minimal Deployments
        Distributed Deployments
      Choosing Your Installation Method
    Preparing for Installation
      General Preparation
      Accounts and Passwords
      Host Names and IP Addresses
      vRealize Automation Appliance
        vRealize Automation Appliance Ports
      IaaS Windows Servers
        IaaS Windows Server Ports
      IaaS Web Server
      IaaS Manager Service Host
      IaaS SQL Server Host
      IaaS Distributed Execution Manager Host
        DEM Workers with Amazon Web Services
        DEM Workers with Openstack or PowerVC
        DEM Workers with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
        DEM Workers with SCVMM
      Certificates
        Extracting Certificates and Private Keys
    Deploying the vRealize Automation Appliance
      About Appliance Deployment
      Deploy the vRealize Automation Appliance
      Activate FQDN for RabbitMQ Before Installation
    Installing with the Installation Wizard
      Using the Installation Wizard for Minimal Deployments
        Start the Installation Wizard for a Minimal Deployment
        Install the Management Agent
        Completing the Installation Wizard
      Using the Installation Wizard for Enterprise Deployments
        Start the Installation Wizard for an Enterprise Deployment
        Install the Management Agent
        Completing the Installation Wizard
      Step Through the vRealize Automation Installation Wizard
        Deployment Type
        Installation Prerequisites
        vRealize Appliances
        Server Roles
        Prerequisite Checker
        vRealize Automation Host
        Single Sign On
        IaaS Host
        Microsoft SQL Server
        Web Role
        Manager Service Role
        Distributed Execution Managers
        Agents
        vRealize Appliance Certificate
        Web Certificate
        Manager Service Certificate
        Load Balancers
        Validation
        Create Snapshots
        Installation Details
        Licensing
        Telemetry
        Post Installation Options
        Initial Content Configuration
        Migration Configuration
    The Standard Installation Interfaces
      Using the Standard Interfaces for Minimal Deployments
        Minimal Deployment Checklist
        Configure the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Enable Time Synchronization on the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configure the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Installing IaaS Components
          Enable Time Synchronization on the Windows Server
          IaaS Certificates
          Install the Infrastructure Components
            Download the IaaS Installer
            Select the Installation Type
            Check Prerequisites
            Specify Server and Account Settings
            Specify Managers and Agents
            Register the IaaS Components
            Finish the Installation
      Using the Standard Interfaces for Distributed Deployments
        Distributed Deployment Checklist
        Disabling Load Balancer Health Checks
        Certificate Trust Requirements in a Distributed Deployment
        Configure Web Component, Manager Service and DEM Host Certificate Trust
        Installation Worksheets
        Configuring Your Load Balancer
        Configuring Appliances for vRealize Automation
          Configure the Primary vRealize Automation Appliance
            Enable Time Synchronization on the vRealize Automation Appliance
            Configure the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configuring Additional Instances of the vRealize Automation Appliance
            Enable Time Synchronization on the vRealize Automation Appliance
            Add Another vRealize Automation Appliance to the Cluster
            Disable Unused Services
            Validate the Distributed Deployment
        Install the IaaS Components in a Distributed Configuration
          Install IaaS Certificates
          Download the IaaS Installer
          Choosing an IaaS Database Scenario
            Create the IaaS Database Manually
            Prepare an Empty Database
            Create the IaaS Database Using the Installation Wizard
          Install an IaaS Website Component and Model Manager Data
            Install the First IaaS Web Server Component
            Configure Model Manager Data
          Install Additional IaaS Web Server Components
          Install the Active Manager Service
          Install a Backup Manager Service Component
          Installing Distributed Execution Managers
            Install the Distributed Execution Managers
          Configuring Windows Service to Access the IaaS Database
            Enable IaaS Database Access from the Service User
            Configure the Windows Services Account to Use SQL Authentication
          Verify IaaS Services
      Installing Agents
        Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
        Choosing the Agent Installation Scenario
        Agent Installation Location and Requirements
        Installing and Configuring the Proxy Agent for vSphere
          vSphere Agent Requirements
          Install the vSphere Agent
          Configure the vSphere Agent
        Installing the Proxy Agent for Hyper-V or XenServer
          Hyper-V and XenServer Requirements
          Install the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
          Configure the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
        Installing the VDI Agent for XenDesktop
          XenDesktop Requirements
          Set the XenServer Host Name
          Install the XenDesktop Agent
        Installing the EPI Agent for Citrix
          Citrix Provisioning Server Requirements
          Install the Citrix Agent
        Installing the EPI Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
          Visual Basic Scripting Requirements
          Install the Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
        Installing the WMI Agent for Remote WMI Requests
          Enable Remote WMI Requests on Windows Machines
          Install the WMI Agent
    Silent Installation
      About Silent Installation
      Perform a Silent Installation
      Perform a Silent Management Agent Installation
      Silent Installation Answer File
      The Installation Command Line
        Installation Command Line Basics
        Installation Command Names
      The Installation API
      Convert Between Silent Properties and JSON
    Post-Installation Tasks
      Configure FIPS Compliant Encryption
      Enable Automatic Manager Service Failover
        About Automatic Manager Service Failover
      Automatic PostgreSQL Database Failover
      Replacing Self-Signed Certificates with Certificates Provided by an Authority
      Activate FQDN for RabbitMQ After Installation
      Changing Host Names
        Change the Master Appliance Host Name
        Change a Replica Appliance Host Name
      Removing a vRealize Automation Appliance from a Cluster
      Licensing vRealize Code Stream
      Installing the vRealize Log Insight Agent
      Configure Access to the Default Tenant
    Troubleshooting an Installation
      Default Log Locations
      Rolling Back a Failed Installation
        Roll Back a Minimal Installation
        Roll Back a Distributed Installation
      Create a Support Bundle
      General Installation Troubleshooting
        Installation or Upgrade Fails with a Load Balancer Timeout Error
        Server Times Are Not Synchronized
        Blank Pages May Appear When Using Internet Explorer 9 or 10 on Windows 7
        Cannot Establish Trust Relationship for the SSL/TLS Secure Channel
        Connect to the Network Through a Proxy Server
        Console Steps for Initial Content Configuration
        Cannot Downgrade vRealize Automation Licenses
      Troubleshooting the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Installers Fail to Download
        Encryption.key File has Incorrect Permissions
        Directories Management Identity Manager Fails to Start After Horizon-Workspace Restart
        Incorrect Appliance Role Assignments After Failover
        Failures After Promotion of Replica and Master Nodes
        Incorrect Component Service Registrations
        Additional NIC Causes Management Interface Errors
      Troubleshooting IaaS Components
        Prerequisite Fixer Cannot Install .NET Features
        Validating Server Certificates for IaaS
        Credentials Error When Running the IaaS Installer
        Save Settings Warning Appears During IaaS Installation
        Website Server and Distributed Execution Managers Fail to Install
        IaaS Authentication Fails During IaaS Web and Model Management Installation
        Failed to Install Model Manager Data and Web Components
        IaaS Windows Servers Do Not Support FIPS
        Adding an XaaS Endpoint Causes an Internal Error
        Uninstalling a Proxy Agent Fails
        Machine Requests Fail When Remote Transactions Are Disabled
        Error in Manager Service Communication
        Email Customization Behavior Has Changed
      Troubleshooting Log-In Errors
        Attempts to Log In as the IaaS Administrator with Incorrect UPN Format Credentials Fails with No Explanation
        Log In Fails with High Availability
        Proxy Prevents VMware Identity Manager User Log In
  Upgrading vRealize Automation
    Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
      vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3 Upgrade Prerequisites and Process
        Prerequisites for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Checklist for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
      Upgrading VMware Products Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Operations Manager Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Log Insight Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Business for Cloud Integrated with vRealize Automation
      Preparing to Upgrade vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Run NSX Network and Security Inventory Data Collection Before You Upgrade from vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Backup Prerequisites for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Back Up Your Existing vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 Environment
        Downloading vRealize Automation Appliance Updates
          Download vRealize Automation Appliance Updates from a VMware Repository
          Download Virtual Appliance Updates for Use with a CD-ROM Drive
      Updating the vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 Appliance and IaaS Components to 7.3
        Install the Update on the vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 Appliance and IaaS Components
      Upgrading the IaaS Server Components Separately If the Update Process Fails
        Upgrade IaaS Components Using the Upgrade Shell Script After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Upgrading IaaS Components Using the IaaS Installer Executable File After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
          Download the IaaS Installer to Upgrade IaaS Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
          Upgrade the IaaS Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
      Upgrade Stand-Alone vRealize Orchestrator for Use with vRealize Automation 7.3
      Upgrade External vRealize Orchestrator Appliance Cluster for vRealize Automation
      Enable Your Load Balancers
      Post-Upgrade Tasks for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Run NSX Network and Security Inventory Data Collection After You Upgrade from vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Join Replica Appliance to Cluster
        Port Configuration for High-Availability Deployments
        Restore External Workflow Timeout Files
        Enabling the Connect to Remote Console Action for Consumers
        Restore Changes to Logging in the app.config File
        Enable Automatic Manager Service Failover After Upgrade
          About Automatic Manager Service Failover
        Working With Upgraded Endpoints
      Troubleshooting the vRealize Automation Upgrade from 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Automatic Manager Service Failover Does Not Activate
        Installation or Upgrade Fails with a Load Balancer Timeout Error
        Upgrade Fails for IaaS Website Component
        Manager Service Fails to Run Due to SSL Validation Errors During Runtime
        Log In Fails After Upgrade
        Unable to Upgrade Management Agent
        Delete Orphaned Nodes on vRealize Automation
        Join Cluster Command Appears to Fail After Upgrading a High-Availability Environment
        PostgreSQL Database Upgrade Merge Does Not Succeed
        Management Agent Upgrade is Unsuccessful
        Update Fails to Upgrade the Management Agent or Certificate Not Installed on a IaaS Node
        Replica vRealize Automation Appliance Fails to Update
        Backup Copies of .xml Files Cause the System to Time Out
        Exclude Management Agents from Upgrade
        Unable to Create New Directory in vRealize Automation
        vRealize Automation Replica Virtual Appliance Update Times Out
        Some Virtual Machines Do Not Have a Deployment Created During Upgrade
        Certificate Not Trusted Error
    Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
      Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3 Prerequisites, Considerations, and Process
        Prerequisites for Upgrading from vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Considerations About Upgrading to This vRealize Automation Version
          Upgrade and Identity Appliance Specifications
          Upgrade and Licensing
          Understanding How Roles Are Upgraded
          Understanding How Blueprints Are Upgraded
          Upgrade and vApp Blueprints, vCloud Endpoints, and vCloud Reservations
          Understanding How Multi-Machine Blueprints Are Upgraded
          Upgrade and Physical Endpoints, Reservations, and Blueprints
          Upgrade and Network Profile Settings
          Upgrade and Entitled Actions
          Upgrade and Custom Properties
          Upgrade and Application Services
          Upgrade and Advanced Service Design
          Upgrade and Blueprint Price Information
        Checklist for Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
      Upgrading VMware Products Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Operations Manager Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Log Insight Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Business for Cloud Integrated with vRealize Automation
      Preparing to Upgrade vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Backup Prerequisites for Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
          Back Up Your Existing vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Environment
          Increase vCenter Server Hardware Resources for vRealize Automation 6.2.5
          Power On the Entire System
        Stop vRealize Automation Services on Your IaaS Windows Server
        Downloading vRealize Automation Appliance Updates
          Download vRealize Automation Appliance Updates from a VMware Repository
          Download Virtual Appliance Updates for Use with a CD-ROM Drive
      Updating the vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Appliance to 7.3
        Install the Update on the vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Appliance
        Update Your Single Sign-On Password for VMware Identity Manager
        Update the License Key
        Migrate Identity Stores to VMware Identity Manager
          Create a Local User Account for Your Tenants
          Synchronize Users and Groups for an Active Directory Link
          Migrate Multiple Tenant and IaaS Administrators
        Install the Update on Additional vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Appliances
      Upgrading the IaaS Server Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Upgrade IaaS Components Using the Upgrade Shell Script After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Upgrading IaaS Components Using the IaaS Installer Executable File After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
          Download the IaaS Installer for Upgrade
          Upgrade the IaaS Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
      Upgrade Stand-Alone vRealize Orchestrator for Use with vRealize Automation 7.3
      Upgrade External vRealize Orchestrator Appliance Cluster for vRealize Automation 7.3
      Add Users or Groups to an Active Directory Connection
      Enable Your Load Balancers
      Post-Upgrade Tasks for Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Port Configuration for High-Availability Deployments
        Enabling the Connect to Remote Console Action for Consumers
        Restore External Workflow Timeout Files
        Verify That vRealize Orchestrator Service Is Available
        Reconfigure Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
        Restore Changes to Logging in the app.config File
        Enable Automatic Manager Service Failover After Upgrade
          About Automatic Manager Service Failover
        Working With Upgraded Endpoints
      Troubleshooting the vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3 Upgrade
        Installation or Upgrade Fails with a Load Balancer Timeout Error
        Upgrade Fails for IaaS Website Component
        Manager Service Fails to Run Due to SSL Validation Errors During Runtime
        Log In Fails After Upgrade
        Catalog Items Appear in the Service Catalog But Are Not Available to Request
        PostgreSQL External Database Merge Is Unsuccessful
        Join Cluster Command Appears to Fail After Upgrading a High-Availability Environment
        Upgrade Is Unsuccessful if Root Partition Does Not Provide Sufficient Free Space
        Backup Copies of .xml Files Cause the System to Time Out
        Delete Orphaned Nodes on vRealize Automation
        Update Fails to Upgrade the Management Agent or Certificate Not Installed on a IaaS Node
        Unable to Create New Directory in vRealize Automation
        Some Virtual Machines Do Not Have a Deployment Created During Upgrade
        Certificate Not Trusted Error
    Migrating vRealize Automation to 7.3
      Migrating vRealize Automation
      Migration Prerequisites
        Prerequisites for Migration to a Minimal Environment
        Prerequisites for Migration to a High-Availability Environment
      Pre-Migration Tasks
        Gather Information Required for Migration
        Obtain the Encrypton Key
        List Tenant and IaaS Administrators
        Add Each Tenant from the Source Environment
        Create an Administrator for Each Added Tenant
        Synchronize Users and Groups Before Migration to a Minimal Environment
        Synchronize Users and Groups Before Migration to a High-Availability Environment
        Run Data Collection in Source
        Manually Clone the Source Microsoft SQL Database
        Snapshot the Target Environment
      Migration Procedures
        Migrate Source Data to a Minimal Target Environment
        Migrate vRealize Automation Source Data to a vRealize Automation 7.3 High-Availability Environment
      Post-Migration Tasks
        Add Tenant and IaaS Administrators
        Run Data Collection on Target
        Reconfigure Load Balancers After Migration
        Migrate an External Orchestrator Server
        Migrate the Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Server
          Change Source Appliance Configuration
          Export Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Configuration
          Import Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Configuration and Database
          Reconfigure Embedded vRealize Orchestrator for High Availability
          Restore the Configuration of the Source Appliance
        Reconfigure the vRealize Automation Endpoint
        Reconfigure the vRealize Automation Infrastructure Endpoint
        Install vRealize Orchestrator Customization
        Reconfigure Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
        Reconfigure the Azure Endpoint
        Working with Migrated Endpoints
        Migrate Automation Application Services
        Update Software Agent on Existing Virtual Machines
        Delete Original Target vRealize Automation IaaS Microsoft SQL Database
        Update Data Center Location Menu Contents After Migration
        Validate the Target vRealize Automation 7.3 Environment
      Troubleshooting Migration
        PostgreSQL Version Causes Error
        Some Virtual Machines Do Not Have a Deployment Created during Migration
        Load Balancer Configuration Causes Timeout for Long-Running Operations
        Migration Log Locations
  vRealize Automation Reference Architecture
    Initial Deployment and Configuration Recommendations
    vRealize Automation Deployment
    vRealize Business for Cloud Deployment Considerations
    vRealize Automation Scalability
      Configure Manager Service for High Data Volume
      Distributed Execution Manager Performance Analysis and Tuning
    vRealize Business for Cloud Scalability
    vRealize Automation High Availability Configuration Considerations
    vRealize Business for Cloud High Availability Considerations
    vRealize Automation Hardware Specifications and Capacity Maximums
    vRealize Automation Small Deployment Requirements
    vRealize Automation Medium Deployment Requirements
    vRealize Automation Large Deployment Requirements
  vRealize Automation Secure Configuration
    vRealize Automation Secure Baseline Overview
    Verifying the Integrity of Installation Media
    Hardening VMware System Software Infrastructure
      Hardening the VMware vSphere ® Environment
      Hardening the Infrastructure as a Service Host
      Hardening Microsoft SQL Server
      Hardening Microsoft .NET
      Hardening Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
    Reviewing Installed Software
    VMware Security Advisories and Patches
    Secure Configuration
      Securing the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Change the Root Password
        Verify Root Password Hash and Complexity
        Verify Root Password History
        Manage Password Expiry
        Managing Secure Shell and Administrative Accounts
          Enable or Disable Secure Shell on the vRealize Automation Appliances
          Create Local Administrator Account for Secure Shell
          Restrict Secure Shell Access
          Harden the Secure Shell Server Configuration
          Harden the Secure Shell Client Configuration
          Verifying Secure Shell Key File Permissions
            Verify SSH Key File Permissions
        Change the Virtual Appliance Management Interface User
        Set Boot Loader Authentication
        Configure NTP
        Configuring TLS for vRealize Automation Appliance Data In-transit
          Enable TLS on Localhost Configuration
          Enable Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 140-2 Compliance
          Verify that SSLv3 and TLS 1.0 are Disabled
          Disable TLS 1.0
          Configuring TLS Cipher Suites for vRealize Automation Components
            Disable Weak Ciphers in HA Proxy
            Disable Weak Ciphers in the vRealize Automation appliancevRealize Automation Appliance Console Proxy Service
            Disable Weak Ciphers in vRealize Automation appliance vCO Service
            Disable Weak Ciphers in the vRealize Automation appliance RabbitMQ Service
        Verifying Security of Data-at-Rest
          Configure PostgreSQL Client Authentication
        Configure vRealize Automation Application Resources
        Customizing Console Proxy Configuration
          Customize VMware Remote Console Ticket Expiry
          Customize Console Proxy Server Port
          Configure X-XSS-Protection Response Header
          Configure HTTP Strict Transport Security Response Header
          Configure X-Frame-Options Response Header
        Configuring Server Response Headers
          Configure the Lighttpd Server Response Header
          Configure the TCServer Response Header for the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configure the Internet Information Services Server Response Header
        Set vRealize Automation appliance Session Timeout
        Managing Nonessential Software
          Secure the USB Mass Storage Handler
          Secure the Bluetooth Protocol Handler
          Secure the Stream Control Transmission Protocol
          Secure the Datagram Congestion Protocol
          Secure Network Bridging
          Secure Reliable Datagram Sockets Protocol
          Secure Transparent Inter-Process Communication Protocol
          Secure Internetwork Packet Exchange Protocol
          Secure Appletalk Protocol
          Secure DECnet Protocol
          Secure Firewire Module
      Securing the Infrastructure as a Service Component
        Disabling Windows Time Service
        Configuring TLS for Infrastructure as a Service Data-in-Transit
          Disable SSLv3 in Internet Information Services
          Disable TLS 1.0 for IaaS
        Configuring TLS Cipher Suites
        Verifying Host Server Security
        Protecting Application Resources
        Secure the Infrastructure as a Service Host Machine
    Configuring Host Network Security
      Configuring Network Settings for VMware Appliances
        Prevent User Control of Network Interfaces
        Set TCP Backlog Queue Size
        Deny ICMPv4 Echoes to Broadcast Address
        Disable IPv4 Proxy ARP
        Deny IPv4 ICMP Redirect Messages
        Deny IPv6 ICMP Redirect Messages
        Log IPv4 Martian Packets
        Use IPv4 Reverse Path Filtering
        Deny IPv4 Forwarding
        Deny IPv6 Forwarding
        Use IPv4 TCP Syncookies
        Deny IPv6 Router Advertisements
        Deny IPv6 Router Solicitations
        Deny IPv6 Router Preference in Router Solicitations
        Deny IPv6 Router Prefix
        Deny IPv6 Router Advertisement Hop Limit Settings
        Deny IPv6 Router Advertisement Autoconf Settings
        Deny IPv6 Neighbor Solicitations
        Restrict IPv6 Max Addresses
      Configuring Network Settings for the Infrastructure as a Service Host
      Configuring Ports and Protocols
        User Required Ports
        Administrator Required Ports
          vRealize Automation Appliance Ports
          Infrastructure as a Service Ports
    Auditing and Logging
  Installing vRealize Automation
    Installation Overview
      About Installation
      New in this Installation
      Installation Components
        The vRealize Automation Appliance
        Infrastructure as a Service
          Agents
      Deployment Type
        Minimal Deployments
        Distributed Deployments
      Choosing Your Installation Method
    Preparing for Installation
      General Preparation
      Accounts and Passwords
      Host Names and IP Addresses
      vRealize Automation Appliance
        vRealize Automation Appliance Ports
      IaaS Windows Servers
        IaaS Windows Server Ports
      IaaS Web Server
      IaaS Manager Service Host
      IaaS SQL Server Host
      IaaS Distributed Execution Manager Host
        DEM Workers with Amazon Web Services
        DEM Workers with Openstack or PowerVC
        DEM Workers with Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization
        DEM Workers with SCVMM
      Certificates
        Extracting Certificates and Private Keys
    Deploying the vRealize Automation Appliance
      About Appliance Deployment
      Deploy the vRealize Automation Appliance
      Activate FQDN for RabbitMQ Before Installation
    Installing with the Installation Wizard
      Using the Installation Wizard for Minimal Deployments
        Start the Installation Wizard for a Minimal Deployment
        Install the Management Agent
        Completing the Installation Wizard
      Using the Installation Wizard for Enterprise Deployments
        Start the Installation Wizard for an Enterprise Deployment
        Install the Management Agent
        Completing the Installation Wizard
      Step Through the vRealize Automation Installation Wizard
        Deployment Type
        Installation Prerequisites
        vRealize Appliances
        Server Roles
        Prerequisite Checker
        vRealize Automation Host
        Single Sign On
        IaaS Host
        Microsoft SQL Server
        Web Role
        Manager Service Role
        Distributed Execution Managers
        Agents
        vRealize Appliance Certificate
        Web Certificate
        Manager Service Certificate
        Load Balancers
        Validation
        Create Snapshots
        Installation Details
        Licensing
        Telemetry
        Post Installation Options
        Initial Content Configuration
        Migration Configuration
    The Standard Installation Interfaces
      Using the Standard Interfaces for Minimal Deployments
        Minimal Deployment Checklist
        Configure the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Enable Time Synchronization on the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configure the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Installing IaaS Components
          Enable Time Synchronization on the Windows Server
          IaaS Certificates
          Install the Infrastructure Components
            Download the IaaS Installer
            Select the Installation Type
            Check Prerequisites
            Specify Server and Account Settings
            Specify Managers and Agents
            Register the IaaS Components
            Finish the Installation
      Using the Standard Interfaces for Distributed Deployments
        Distributed Deployment Checklist
        Disabling Load Balancer Health Checks
        Certificate Trust Requirements in a Distributed Deployment
        Configure Web Component, Manager Service and DEM Host Certificate Trust
        Installation Worksheets
        Configuring Your Load Balancer
        Configuring Appliances for vRealize Automation
          Configure the Primary vRealize Automation Appliance
            Enable Time Synchronization on the vRealize Automation Appliance
            Configure the vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configuring Additional Instances of the vRealize Automation Appliance
            Enable Time Synchronization on the vRealize Automation Appliance
            Add Another vRealize Automation Appliance to the Cluster
            Disable Unused Services
            Validate the Distributed Deployment
        Install the IaaS Components in a Distributed Configuration
          Install IaaS Certificates
          Download the IaaS Installer
          Choosing an IaaS Database Scenario
            Create the IaaS Database Manually
            Prepare an Empty Database
            Create the IaaS Database Using the Installation Wizard
          Install an IaaS Website Component and Model Manager Data
            Install the First IaaS Web Server Component
            Configure Model Manager Data
          Install Additional IaaS Web Server Components
          Install the Active Manager Service
          Install a Backup Manager Service Component
          Installing Distributed Execution Managers
            Install the Distributed Execution Managers
          Configuring Windows Service to Access the IaaS Database
            Enable IaaS Database Access from the Service User
            Configure the Windows Services Account to Use SQL Authentication
          Verify IaaS Services
      Installing Agents
        Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
        Choosing the Agent Installation Scenario
        Agent Installation Location and Requirements
        Installing and Configuring the Proxy Agent for vSphere
          vSphere Agent Requirements
          Install the vSphere Agent
          Configure the vSphere Agent
        Installing the Proxy Agent for Hyper-V or XenServer
          Hyper-V and XenServer Requirements
          Install the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
          Configure the Hyper-V or XenServer Agent
        Installing the VDI Agent for XenDesktop
          XenDesktop Requirements
          Set the XenServer Host Name
          Install the XenDesktop Agent
        Installing the EPI Agent for Citrix
          Citrix Provisioning Server Requirements
          Install the Citrix Agent
        Installing the EPI Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
          Visual Basic Scripting Requirements
          Install the Agent for Visual Basic Scripting
        Installing the WMI Agent for Remote WMI Requests
          Enable Remote WMI Requests on Windows Machines
          Install the WMI Agent
    Silent Installation
      About Silent Installation
      Perform a Silent Installation
      Perform a Silent Management Agent Installation
      Silent Installation Answer File
      The Installation Command Line
        Installation Command Line Basics
        Installation Command Names
      The Installation API
      Convert Between Silent Properties and JSON
    Post-Installation Tasks
      Configure FIPS Compliant Encryption
      Enable Automatic Manager Service Failover
        About Automatic Manager Service Failover
      Automatic PostgreSQL Database Failover
      Replacing Self-Signed Certificates with Certificates Provided by an Authority
      Activate FQDN for RabbitMQ After Installation
      Changing Host Names
        Change the Master Appliance Host Name
        Change a Replica Appliance Host Name
      Removing a vRealize Automation Appliance from a Cluster
      Licensing vRealize Code Stream
      Installing the vRealize Log Insight Agent
      Configure Access to the Default Tenant
    Troubleshooting an Installation
      Default Log Locations
      Rolling Back a Failed Installation
        Roll Back a Minimal Installation
        Roll Back a Distributed Installation
      Create a Support Bundle
      General Installation Troubleshooting
        Installation or Upgrade Fails with a Load Balancer Timeout Error
        Server Times Are Not Synchronized
        Blank Pages May Appear When Using Internet Explorer 9 or 10 on Windows 7
        Cannot Establish Trust Relationship for the SSL/TLS Secure Channel
        Connect to the Network Through a Proxy Server
        Console Steps for Initial Content Configuration
        Cannot Downgrade vRealize Automation Licenses
      Troubleshooting the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Installers Fail to Download
        Encryption.key File has Incorrect Permissions
        Directories Management Identity Manager Fails to Start After Horizon-Workspace Restart
        Incorrect Appliance Role Assignments After Failover
        Failures After Promotion of Replica and Master Nodes
        Incorrect Component Service Registrations
        Additional NIC Causes Management Interface Errors
      Troubleshooting IaaS Components
        Prerequisite Fixer Cannot Install .NET Features
        Validating Server Certificates for IaaS
        Credentials Error When Running the IaaS Installer
        Save Settings Warning Appears During IaaS Installation
        Website Server and Distributed Execution Managers Fail to Install
        IaaS Authentication Fails During IaaS Web and Model Management Installation
        Failed to Install Model Manager Data and Web Components
        IaaS Windows Servers Do Not Support FIPS
        Adding an XaaS Endpoint Causes an Internal Error
        Uninstalling a Proxy Agent Fails
        Machine Requests Fail When Remote Transactions Are Disabled
        Error in Manager Service Communication
        Email Customization Behavior Has Changed
      Troubleshooting Log-In Errors
        Attempts to Log In as the IaaS Administrator with Incorrect UPN Format Credentials Fails with No Explanation
        Log In Fails with High Availability
        Proxy Prevents VMware Identity Manager User Log In
  Upgrading vRealize Automation
    Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
      vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3 Upgrade Prerequisites and Process
        Prerequisites for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Checklist for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
      Upgrading VMware Products Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Operations Manager Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Log Insight Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Business for Cloud Integrated with vRealize Automation
      Preparing to Upgrade vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Run NSX Network and Security Inventory Data Collection Before You Upgrade from vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Backup Prerequisites for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Back Up Your Existing vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 Environment
        Downloading vRealize Automation Appliance Updates
          Download vRealize Automation Appliance Updates from a VMware Repository
          Download Virtual Appliance Updates for Use with a CD-ROM Drive
      Updating the vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 Appliance and IaaS Components to 7.3
        Install the Update on the vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 Appliance and IaaS Components
      Upgrading the IaaS Server Components Separately If the Update Process Fails
        Upgrade IaaS Components Using the Upgrade Shell Script After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Upgrading IaaS Components Using the IaaS Installer Executable File After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
          Download the IaaS Installer to Upgrade IaaS Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
          Upgrade the IaaS Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
      Upgrade Stand-Alone vRealize Orchestrator for Use with vRealize Automation 7.3
      Upgrade External vRealize Orchestrator Appliance Cluster for vRealize Automation
      Enable Your Load Balancers
      Post-Upgrade Tasks for Upgrading vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Run NSX Network and Security Inventory Data Collection After You Upgrade from vRealize Automation 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Join Replica Appliance to Cluster
        Port Configuration for High-Availability Deployments
        Restore External Workflow Timeout Files
        Enabling the Connect to Remote Console Action for Consumers
        Restore Changes to Logging in the app.config File
        Enable Automatic Manager Service Failover After Upgrade
          About Automatic Manager Service Failover
        Working With Upgraded Endpoints
      Troubleshooting the vRealize Automation Upgrade from 7.1 or 7.2 to 7.3
        Automatic Manager Service Failover Does Not Activate
        Installation or Upgrade Fails with a Load Balancer Timeout Error
        Upgrade Fails for IaaS Website Component
        Manager Service Fails to Run Due to SSL Validation Errors During Runtime
        Log In Fails After Upgrade
        Unable to Upgrade Management Agent
        Delete Orphaned Nodes on vRealize Automation
        Join Cluster Command Appears to Fail After Upgrading a High-Availability Environment
        PostgreSQL Database Upgrade Merge Does Not Succeed
        Management Agent Upgrade is Unsuccessful
        Update Fails to Upgrade the Management Agent or Certificate Not Installed on a IaaS Node
        Replica vRealize Automation Appliance Fails to Update
        Backup Copies of .xml Files Cause the System to Time Out
        Exclude Management Agents from Upgrade
        Unable to Create New Directory in vRealize Automation
        vRealize Automation Replica Virtual Appliance Update Times Out
        Some Virtual Machines Do Not Have a Deployment Created During Upgrade
        Certificate Not Trusted Error
    Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
      Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3 Prerequisites, Considerations, and Process
        Prerequisites for Upgrading from vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Considerations About Upgrading to This vRealize Automation Version
          Upgrade and Identity Appliance Specifications
          Upgrade and Licensing
          Understanding How Roles Are Upgraded
          Understanding How Blueprints Are Upgraded
          Upgrade and vApp Blueprints, vCloud Endpoints, and vCloud Reservations
          Understanding How Multi-Machine Blueprints Are Upgraded
          Upgrade and Physical Endpoints, Reservations, and Blueprints
          Upgrade and Network Profile Settings
          Upgrade and Entitled Actions
          Upgrade and Custom Properties
          Upgrade and Application Services
          Upgrade and Advanced Service Design
          Upgrade and Blueprint Price Information
        Checklist for Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
      Upgrading VMware Products Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Operations Manager Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Log Insight Integrated with vRealize Automation
        Upgrading vRealize Business for Cloud Integrated with vRealize Automation
      Preparing to Upgrade vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Backup Prerequisites for Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
          Back Up Your Existing vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Environment
          Increase vCenter Server Hardware Resources for vRealize Automation 6.2.5
          Power On the Entire System
        Stop vRealize Automation Services on Your IaaS Windows Server
        Downloading vRealize Automation Appliance Updates
          Download vRealize Automation Appliance Updates from a VMware Repository
          Download Virtual Appliance Updates for Use with a CD-ROM Drive
      Updating the vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Appliance to 7.3
        Install the Update on the vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Appliance
        Update Your Single Sign-On Password for VMware Identity Manager
        Update the License Key
        Migrate Identity Stores to VMware Identity Manager
          Create a Local User Account for Your Tenants
          Synchronize Users and Groups for an Active Directory Link
          Migrate Multiple Tenant and IaaS Administrators
        Install the Update on Additional vRealize Automation 6.2.5 Appliances
      Upgrading the IaaS Server Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Upgrade IaaS Components Using the Upgrade Shell Script After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Upgrading IaaS Components Using the IaaS Installer Executable File After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
          Download the IaaS Installer for Upgrade
          Upgrade the IaaS Components After Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
      Upgrade Stand-Alone vRealize Orchestrator for Use with vRealize Automation 7.3
      Upgrade External vRealize Orchestrator Appliance Cluster for vRealize Automation 7.3
      Add Users or Groups to an Active Directory Connection
      Enable Your Load Balancers
      Post-Upgrade Tasks for Upgrading vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3
        Port Configuration for High-Availability Deployments
        Enabling the Connect to Remote Console Action for Consumers
        Restore External Workflow Timeout Files
        Verify That vRealize Orchestrator Service Is Available
        Reconfigure Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
        Restore Changes to Logging in the app.config File
        Enable Automatic Manager Service Failover After Upgrade
          About Automatic Manager Service Failover
        Working With Upgraded Endpoints
      Troubleshooting the vRealize Automation 6.2.5 to 7.3 Upgrade
        Installation or Upgrade Fails with a Load Balancer Timeout Error
        Upgrade Fails for IaaS Website Component
        Manager Service Fails to Run Due to SSL Validation Errors During Runtime
        Log In Fails After Upgrade
        Catalog Items Appear in the Service Catalog But Are Not Available to Request
        PostgreSQL External Database Merge Is Unsuccessful
        Join Cluster Command Appears to Fail After Upgrading a High-Availability Environment
        Upgrade Is Unsuccessful if Root Partition Does Not Provide Sufficient Free Space
        Backup Copies of .xml Files Cause the System to Time Out
        Delete Orphaned Nodes on vRealize Automation
        Update Fails to Upgrade the Management Agent or Certificate Not Installed on a IaaS Node
        Unable to Create New Directory in vRealize Automation
        Some Virtual Machines Do Not Have a Deployment Created During Upgrade
        Certificate Not Trusted Error
    Migrating vRealize Automation to 7.3
      Migrating vRealize Automation
      Migration Prerequisites
        Prerequisites for Migration to a Minimal Environment
        Prerequisites for Migration to a High-Availability Environment
      Pre-Migration Tasks
        Gather Information Required for Migration
        Obtain the Encrypton Key
        List Tenant and IaaS Administrators
        Add Each Tenant from the Source Environment
        Create an Administrator for Each Added Tenant
        Synchronize Users and Groups Before Migration to a Minimal Environment
        Synchronize Users and Groups Before Migration to a High-Availability Environment
        Run Data Collection in Source
        Manually Clone the Source Microsoft SQL Database
        Snapshot the Target Environment
      Migration Procedures
        Migrate Source Data to a Minimal Target Environment
        Migrate vRealize Automation Source Data to a vRealize Automation 7.3 High-Availability Environment
      Post-Migration Tasks
        Add Tenant and IaaS Administrators
        Run Data Collection on Target
        Reconfigure Load Balancers After Migration
        Migrate an External Orchestrator Server
        Migrate the Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Server
          Change Source Appliance Configuration
          Export Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Configuration
          Import Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Configuration and Database
          Reconfigure Embedded vRealize Orchestrator for High Availability
          Restore the Configuration of the Source Appliance
        Reconfigure the vRealize Automation Endpoint
        Reconfigure the vRealize Automation Infrastructure Endpoint
        Install vRealize Orchestrator Customization
        Reconfigure Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
        Reconfigure the Azure Endpoint
        Working with Migrated Endpoints
        Migrate Automation Application Services
        Update Software Agent on Existing Virtual Machines
        Delete Original Target vRealize Automation IaaS Microsoft SQL Database
        Update Data Center Location Menu Contents After Migration
        Validate the Target vRealize Automation 7.3 Environment
      Troubleshooting Migration
        PostgreSQL Version Causes Error
        Some Virtual Machines Do Not Have a Deployment Created during Migration
        Load Balancer Configuration Causes Timeout for Long-Running Operations
        Migration Log Locations
Preparing and Using Service Blueprints in vRealize Automation
  Foundations and Concepts
    Using Scenarios
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Introducing vRealize Automation
      Providing On-Demand Services to Users Overview
        Infrastructure as a Service Overview
        Software Components Overview
        XaaS Overview
        Service Catalog Overview
        Containers Overview
          Use the Containers Context-Sensitive Help
      vRealize Business for Cloud Overview
    Tenancy and User Roles
      Tenancy Overview
        User and Group Management
        Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
      User Roles Overview
        System-Wide Role Overview
        System-Wide Roles and Responsibilities
        Tenant Role Overview
        Tenant Roles and Responsibilities in vRealize Automation
        Containers User Roles and Access Privileges
    Service Catalog
      Requesting and Managing Items in the Catalog
      Creating and Publishing Catalog Items
      Services for the Service Catalog
      Catalog Items
      Actions
      Entitlements
      Approval Policies
    Infrastructure as a Service
      Configuring Infrastructure Fabric
      Infrastructure Source Endpoints
      Compute Resources
      Data Collection
      Fabric Groups
      Business Groups
      Machine Prefixes
      Resource Reservations
      Configuring Reservation Policies
      Machine Blueprints
      Machine Leases and Reclamation
        Machine Leases
        Reclamation Overview
      Scaling and Reconfiguring Deployments
    XaaS Blueprints and Resource Actions
      Creating XaaS Blueprints and Actions
      Custom Resources
      Resource Mappings
      XaaS Blueprints
      Resource Actions
    Common Components
      Notifications
      Branding
    Life Cycle Extensibility
      vRealize Automation Extensibility Options
      Leveraging Existing and Future Infrastructure
      Configuring Business-Relevant Services
      Extending vRealize Automation with Event-Based Workflows
      Integrating with Third-Party Management Systems
      Adding New IT Services and Creating New Actions
      Calling vRealize Automation Services from External Applications
      Distributed Execution
  Installing and Configuring vRealize Automation for the Rainpole Scenario
    Install and Configure a vRealize Automation Proof of Concept Deployment for Rainpole
      Scenario: Prepare to Install vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Worksheet for Installing vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create vSphere Credentials for Rainpole
        Scenario: Configure DNS Entries for Your vRealize Automation Rainpole Machines
        Scenario: Prepare the Windows IaaS Server for Installing vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Enable Time Synchronization on the Windows IaaS Server for Rainpole
        Scenario: Deploy a vRealize Automation Appliance for Rainpole
      Scenario: Install vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Start the Installation Wizard for Rainpole
        Scenario: Install the Management Agent on Your Windows IaaS Server for Rainpole
        Scenario: Run the Prerequisite Checker for Rainpole
        Scenario: Specify Deployment Configuration Parameters for Rainpole
        Scenario: Take Snapshots Before you Start the Installation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Complete the vRealize Automation Installation for Rainpole
      Scenario: Prepare vSphere Resources for Machine Provisioning in Rainpole
        Scenario: Convert Your CentOS Reference Machine into a Template for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for Cloning Linux Machines in Rainpole
      Scenario: Request Initial Content for a Rainpole Proof of Concept Deployment
        Scenario: Request the vSphere Initial Setup Catalog Item for Rainpole
        Scenario: Complete the Initial Content Manual User Action for Rainpole
    Configure a vRealize Automation Development Environment for Rainpole
      Scenario: Configure the Default Tenant for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create Local User Accounts for Rainpole
        Scenario: Connect Your Corporate Active Directory to vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Configure Branding for the Default Tenant for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Custom Group for Your Rainpole Architects
        Scenario: Assign IaaS Administrator Privileges to Your Custom Group of Rainpole Architects
      Scenario: Configure IaaS Resources for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Fabric Group for Rainpole
        Scenario: Configure Machine Prefixes for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Business Group for Your Rainpole Architects to Test Catalog Items
        Scenario: Create a Reservation to Assign Resources to Your Rainpole Architects
      Scenario: Create a vSphere CentOS Blueprint for Cloning in Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Blueprint for Your Rainpole Machine Component
        Scenario: Configure General Details for Your Rainpole Machine Component
        Scenario: Specify Build Information for Your Rainpole Machine Component
        Scenario: Configure Machine Resources for Your Rainpole Machines
      Scenario: Configure the Catalog for Rainpole Architects to Test Blueprints
        Scenario: Create a Catalog Service for Rainpole Blueprint Testing
        Scenario: Add Your vSphere CentOS Catalog Item to the Rainpole Service
        Scenario: Entitle Your Rainpole Architects to Request Catalog Items
      Scenario: Test Your Rainpole CentOS Machine
        Scenario: Request Your Rainpole Virtual Machine
        Scenario: Log in to the Provisioned Rainpole Machine
      Scenario: Design and Test a Blueprint to Provision Software on Machines for Rainpole
        Scenario: Install the Guest Agent and Software Bootstrap Agent on Your Rainpole Machine
        Scenario: Create a Linked Clone Blueprint Based on Your Rainpole Snapshot
        Scenario: Create a MySQL Software Component for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Container for Your MySQL on CentOS Rainpole Blueprint
        Scenario: Add Software and a Machine to the MySQL on CentOS Blueprint for Rainpole
        Scenario: Add Your CentOS with MySQL Catalog Item to the Rainpole Service
        Scenario: Provision the CentOS with MySQL Catalog Item for Rainpole
  External Preparations for Blueprint Provisioning
    Preparing Your Environment for vRealize Automation Management
      Checklist for Preparing NSX Network and Security Configuration
        Install the NSX Plug-In on vRealize Orchestrator
        Run a vRealize Orchestrator and NSX Security Workflow
        Administrator Requirements for Provisioning NSX Universal Objects
      Checklist For Providing Third-Party IPAM Provider Support
        Obtain and Import the Third-Party IPAM Provider Package in vRealize Orchestrator
        Run Workflow to Register Third-Party IPAM Endpoint Type in vRealize Orchestrator
      Checklist for Configuring Containers for vRealize Automation
        Configuring Containers Using the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Clustering Containers
      Preparing Your vCloud Director Environment for vRealize Automation
      Preparing Your vCloud Air Environment for vRealize Automation
      Preparing Your Amazon AWS Environment
        Amazon AWS User Roles and Credentials Required for vRealize Automation
        Allow Amazon AWS to Communicate with the Software Bootstrap Agent and Guest Agent
        Using Optional Amazon Features
          Using Amazon Security Groups
          Understanding Amazon Web Service Regions
          Using Amazon Virtual Private Cloud
          Using Elastic Load Balancers for Amazon Web Services
          Using Elastic IP Addresses for Amazon Web Services
          Using Elastic Block Storage for Amazon Web Services
        Scenario: Configure Network-to-Amazon VPC Connectivity for a Proof of Concept Environment
      Preparing Red Hat OpenStack Network and Security Features
        Using OpenStack Security Groups
        Using Floating IP Addresses with OpenStack
      Preparing Your SCVMM Environment
    Configure Network-to-Azure VPC Connectivity
    Preparing for Machine Provisioning
      Choosing a Machine Provisioning Method to Prepare
      Checklist for Running Visual Basic Scripts During Provisioning
      Using vRealize Automation Guest Agent in Provisioning
        Configuring the Guest Agent to Trust a Server
        Install the Guest Agent on a Linux Reference Machine
        Install the Guest Agent on a Windows Reference Machine
      Checklist for Preparing to Provision by Cloning
        Worksheet for Virtual Provisioning by Cloning
      Preparing for vCloud Air and vCloud Director Provisioning
      Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
        Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
      Preparing for SCCM Provisioning
        Create a Software Package for SCCM Provisioning
      Preparing for WIM Provisioning
        Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
        SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
        Preparing for WIM Provisioning with VirtIO Drivers
        Manually Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
          Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
          Configure the doagent.bat File
          Configure the doagentc.bat File
          Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
      Preparing for Virtual Machine Image Provisioning
        Virtual Machine Images
        OpenStack Flavors
      Preparing for Amazon Machine Image Provisioning
        Understanding Amazon Machine Images
        Understanding Amazon Instance Types
        Add an Amazon Instance Type
      Scenario: Prepare vSphere Resources for Machine Provisioning in Rainpole
        Scenario: Convert Your CentOS Reference Machine into a Template for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for Cloning Linux Machines in Rainpole
    Preparing for Software Provisioning
      Preparing to Provision Machines with Software
        Prepare a Windows Reference Machine to Support Software
        Prepare a Linux Reference Machine to Support Software
        Updating Existing Virtual Machine Templates in vRealize Automation
      Scenario: Prepare a vSphere CentOS Template for Clone Machine and Software Component Blueprints
        Scenario: Prepare Your Reference Machine for Guest Agent Customizations and Software Components
        Scenario: Convert Your CentOS Reference Machine into a Template
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for vSphere Cloning
      Scenario: Prepare for Importing the Dukes Bank for vSphere Sample Application Blueprint
        Scenario: Prepare Your Reference Machine for the Dukes Bank vSphere Sample Application
        Scenario: Convert Your Reference Machine into a Template for the Dukes Bank vSphere Application
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for Cloning the Dukes Bank vSphere Sample Application Machines
  Tenant and Resource Preparations for Blueprint Provisioning
    Configuring Tenant Settings
      Choosing Directories Management Configuration Options
        Directories Management Overview
          Important Concepts Related to Active Directory
          Active Directory Environments
        Using Directories Management to Create an Active Directory Link
          Configure an Active Directory over LDAP/IWA Link
          Configure an OpenLDAP Directory Connection
            Limitations of LDAP Directory Integration
          Configure Directories Management for High Availability
          Configure a Bi Directional Trust Relationship Between vRealize Automation and Active Directory
          Configure SAML Federation Between Directories Management and SSO2
          Add Users or Groups to an Active Directory Connection
          Select Attributes to Sync with Directory
          Add Memory to Directories Management
          Create a Domain Host Lookup File to Override DNS Service Location (SRV) Lookup
        Managing User Attributes that Sync from Active Directory
        Managing Connectors and Connector Clusters
        Join a Connector Machine to a Domain
        About Domain Controller Selection
          Override the Default Subnet Selection
          Edit the domain_krb.properties file
          Troubleshooting domain_krb.properties
        Managing Access Policies
          Configuring Access Policy Settings
          Managing Web and Desktop Application-Specific Policies
          Manage the User Access Policy
        Integrating Alternative User Authentication Products with Directories Management
          Configuring SecurID for Directories Management
            Prepare the RSA SecurID Server
            Configure RSA SecurID Authentication
          Configuring RADIUS for Directories Management
            Prepare the RADIUS Server
            Configure RADIUS Authentication in Directories Management
          Configuring a Certificate or Smart Card Adapter for Use with Directories Management
            Using User Principal Name for Certificate Authentication
            Certificate Authority Required for Authentication
            Using Certificate Revocation Checking
            Configure Certificate Authentication for Directories Management
          Configuring a Third-Party Identity Provider Instance to Authenticate Users
            Configure an Identity Provider Instance
          Managing Authentication Methods to Apply to Users
            Add or Edit a Network Range
            Select Attributes to Sync with Directory
            Applying the Default Access Policy
              Apply Authentication Methods to Policy Rules
          Configuring Kerberos for Directories Management
            Configure Kerberos Authentication
            Configure Internet Explorer to Access the Web Interface
            Configure Firefox to Access the Web Interface
            Configure the Chrome Browser to Access the Web Interface
      Upgrading External Connectors for Directories Management
        Preparing to Upgrade an External Connector
          Check Availability of an External Connector Upgrade Online
          Configure Proxy Server Settings for the External Connector Appliance
        Upgrade an External Connector Online
        Upgrade an External Connector Offline
          Prepare a Local Web Server for Offline Upgrade
          Configure the Connector and Perform Offline Upgrade
        Configuring Settings After Upgrading an External Connector
        Troubleshooting External Connector Upgrade Errors
          Checking the Upgrade Error Logs
          Rolling Back to Snapshots of Connector
          Collecting a Log File Bundle
      Scenario: Configure an Active Directory Link for a Highly Available vRealize Automation
      Configure Smart Card Authentication for vRealize Automation
        Generate a Connector Activation Token
        Deploy the Connector OVA File
        Configure Connector Settings
        Apply Public Certificate Authority
        Create a Workspace Identity Provider
        Configure Certificate Authentication and Configure Default Access Policy Rules
      Create a Multi Domain or Multi Forest Active Directory Link
      Configuring Groups and User Roles
        Assign Roles to Directory Users or Groups
        Create a Custom Group
        Create a Business Group
        Troubleshooting Slow Performance When Displaying Group Members
      Create Additional Tenants
        Specify Tenant Information
        Configure Local Users
        Appoint Administrators
      Delete a Tenant
      Configuring Custom Branding
        Custom Branding for Tenant Login Page
        Custom Branding for Tenant Applications
      Checklist for Configuring Notifications
        Configuring Global Email Servers for Notifications
          Create a Global Inbound Email Server
          Create a Global Outbound Email Server
        Add a Tenant-Specific Outbound Email Server
        Add a Tenant-Specific Inbound Email Server
        Override a System Default Outbound Email Server
        Override a System Default Inbound Email Server
        Revert to System Default Email Servers
        Configure Notifications
        Customize the Date for Email Notification for Machine Expiration
        Configuring Templates for Automatic IaaS Emails
        Subscribe to Notifications
      Create a Custom RDP File to Support RDP Connections for Provisioned Machines
      Scenario: Add Datacenter Locations for Cross Region Deployments
      Configuring vRealize Orchestrator
        Configure the Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Server
          Configure the Default Workflow Folder for a Tenant
          Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Configuration Interface
          Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client
        Configure an External vRealize Orchestrator Server
    Configuring Resources
      Checklist for Configuring IaaS Resources
        Configuring Endpoints
          Choosing an Endpoint Scenario
          Endpoint Settings Reference
            Create a vSphere Endpoint
            Create an NSX Endpoint and Associate to a vSphere Endpoint
            Create a vCloud Air Endpoint
            Create a vCloud Director Endpoint
            Create an Amazon Endpoint
              Add an Amazon Instance Type
            Create a Proxy Endpoint and Associate to a Cloud Endpoint
            Create a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
              Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Endpoints for Networking
            Create a vRealize Operations Manager Endpoint
            Create a Third-Party IPAM Provider Endpoint
            Create a Microsoft Azure Endpoint
            Create a Puppet Endpoint
            Create a Hyper-V (SCVMM) Endpoint
            Create an OpenStack Endpoint
            Create a Hyper-V, XenServer, or Xen Pool Endpoint
          Considerations When Using Test Connection
          Import or Export Endpoints Programmatically
          Viewing Endpoint Sources and Running Data Collection
          Considerations When Working With Upgraded or Migrated Endpoints
          Considerations When Deleting Endpoints
          Troubleshooting Attached vSphere Endpoint Cannot be Found
        Create a Fabric Group
        Configure Machine Prefixes
        Creating a Network Profile
          Using Network Profiles to Control IP Address Ranges
          Understanding CSV File Format for Importing Network Profile IP Addresses
            Import IP Addresses To a Network Profile From a CSV File
          Creating an External Network Profile For an Existing Network
            Create an External Network Profile By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Specify External Network Profile Information By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Configure External Network Profile IP Ranges By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
            Create an External Network Profile by Using A Third-Party IPAM Provider
              Specify External Network Profile Information By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Configure External Network Profile IP Ranges By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
          Creating a Routed Network Profile For an On-Demand Network
            Create a Routed Network Profile By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Specify Routed Network Profile Information with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
              Configure Routed Network Profile IP Ranges with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
            Create a Routed Network Profile By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Specify Routed Network Profile Information with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Configure Routed Network Profile IP Ranges with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
          Creating a NAT Network Profile For an On-Demand Network
            Create a NAT Network Profile By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Specify NAT Network Profile Information with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
              Configure NAT Network Profile IP Ranges with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
            Create a NAT Network Profile By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Specify NAT Network Profile Information with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Configure NAT Network Profile IP Ranges with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
          Releasing IP Addresses By Destroying Provisioned Machines
        Configuring Reservations and Reservation Policies
          Reservations
            Choosing a Reservation Scenario
            Creating Cloud Category Reservations
              Understanding Selection Logic for Cloud Reservations
              Create an Amazon EC2 Reservation
                Specify Amazon Reservation Information
                Specify Resource and Network Settings for Amazon Reservations
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for Amazon Reservations
              Create an OpenStack Reservation
                Specify OpenStack Reservation Information
                Specify Resources and Network Settings for OpenStack Reservations
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for OpenStack Reservations
              Create a vCloud Air Reservation
                Specify vCloud Air Reservation Information
                Specify Resources and Network Settings for a vCloud Air Reservation
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for a vCloud Air Reservation
              Create a vCloud Director Reservation
                Specify vCloud Director Reservation Information
                Specify Resources and Network Settings for a vCloud Director Reservation
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for vCloud Director Reservations
              Create a Reservation for Microsoft Azure
                Configure Microsoft Azure Basic Reservation Information
                Configure Azure Reservation Resource Information
                Configure Azure Properties
                Configure Azure Reservation Network Information
              Scenario: Create an Amazon Reservation for a Proof of Concept Environment
                Scenaro: Specify Amazon AWS Reservation Information for a Proof of Concept Environment
                Scenario: Specify Amazon AWS Network Settings for a Proof of Concept Environment
                Scenario: Specify Custom Properties to Run Agent Communications Through Your Tunnel
            Creating Virtual Category Reservations
              Understanding Selection Logic for Reservations
              Creating a vSphere Reservation for NSX Network and Security Virtualization
              Create a Reservation for Hyper-V, KVM, SCVMM, vSphere , or XenServer
                Specify Virtual Reservation Information
                Specify Resource and Networking Settings for a Virtual Reservation
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for Virtual Reservations
            Edit a Reservation to Assign a Network Profile
          Reservation Policies
            Configure a Reservation Policy
              Create a Reservation Policy
              Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
          Storage Reservation Policies
            Configure a Storage Reservation Policy
              Create a Storage Reservation Policy
              Assign a Storage Reservation Policy to a Datastore
        Workload Placement
          Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Is Required to Place Virtual Machines
          Limitations on Workload Placement
          Permissions to Use Workload Placement
          Placement Policy
          Configuring Workload Placement
            Configure vRealize Automation for Workload Placement
            Configure vRealize Operations Manager for Workload Placement in vRealize Automation
          Troubleshooting Workload Placement
        Managing Key Pairs
          Create a Key Pair
          Upload the Private Key for a Key Pair
          Export the Private Key from a Key Pair
        Scenario: Apply a Location to a Compute Resource for Cross Region Deployments
        Checklist for Provisioning a vRealize Automation Deployment Using an third-party IPAM Provider
      Configuring XaaS Resources
        Configure the Active Directory Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Configure the HTTP-REST Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Configure the PowerShell Plug-in as an Endpoint
        Configure the SOAP Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Configure the vCenter Server Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Create a Microsoft Azure Endpoint
      Creating and Configuring Containers
        Managing Container Hosts
          Add a Container Host
        Using Container Deployment Policies
          Create and Manage Container Placements and Placement Zones
          Set a Deployment Policy on a Host
          Set a Deployment Policy for a Placement
        Using Container Placement Zones
        Configuring Container Settings
          Configure Health Checks in Containers
          Configure Links in Containers
          Configure Exposed Services in Containers
          Configure Cluster Size and Scale in Containers
        Configuring and Using Templates and Images in Containers
          Create a Custom Container Template
          Import a Container Template or Docker Compose File
          Provision a Container from a Template or Image
          Export a Container Template or Docker Compose File
        Using Container Registries
          Create and Manage Container Registries
        Configuring Network Resources for Containers
          Create a New Network for Containers
          Add a Network to a Container Template
        Configuring Volumes for Containers
          Create a New Volume for Containers
          Add a Volume to a Container Template
      Installing Additional Plug-Ins on the Default vRealize Orchestrator Server
      Working With Active Directory Policies
        Create and Apply Active Directory Policies
          Create an Active Directory Policy
          Scenario: Add a Custom Property to Blueprints to Override an Active Directory Policy
  Providing Service Blueprints to Users
    Designing Blueprints
    Exporting and Importing Blueprints and Content
      Scenario: Importing the Dukes Bank for vSphere Sample Application and Configuring for Your Environment
        Scenario: Import the Dukes Bank for vSphere Sample Application
        Scenario: Configure Dukes Bank vSphere Sample Components for Your Environment
      Scenario: Test the Dukes Bank Sample Application
    Building Your Design Library
      Designing Machine Blueprints
        Space-Efficient Storage for Virtual Provisioning
        Understanding and Using Blueprint Parameterization
        Configure a Machine Blueprint
        Machine Blueprint Settings
          Blueprint Properties Settings
          vSphere Machine Component Settings
          vCloud Air Machine Component Settings
          Amazon Machine Component Settings
          OpenStack Machine Component Settings
          Using Network Custom Properties
          Troubleshooting Blueprints for Clone and Linked Clone
        Designing Blueprints with NSX Settings
          New Blueprint and Blueprint Properties Page Settings with NSX
            Applying an NSX Transport Zone to a Blueprint
            Applying an NSX Edge or Routed Gateway Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
            Applying an NSX App Isolation Security Policy to a Blueprint
          Configuring Network and Security Component Settings
            Using Network Components in the Design Canvas
              Add an Existing Network Component
              Creating and Using NAT Rules
              Add an On-Demand NAT or On-Demand Routed Network Component
            Using Load Balancer Components in the Design Canvas
              Considerations When Working With Upgraded or Migrated Load Balancer Components
              Add an On-Demand Load Balancer Component
                Define Load Balancer Member Settings
                Define Virtual Server General Settings
                Define Virtual Server Distribution Settings
                Define Virtual Server Health Check Settings
                Define Virtual Server Advanced Settings
                Define Load Balancer Logging Options
            Using Security Components in the Design Canvas
              Add an Existing Security Group Component
              Add an On-Demand Security Group Component
              Add an Existing Security Tag Component
            Associating Network and Security Components
        Using Container Components in Blueprints
          Container Component Settings
          Using Container Properties and Property Groups in a Blueprint
          Using Containers Network Components in the Design Canvas
            Add a Container Network Component
          Pushing Container Templates for Use in Blueprints
          Provisioning a Docker Container or Host from a Blueprint
        Creating Microsoft Azure Blueprints and Incorporating Resource Actions
          Create a Blueprint for Microsoft Azure
          Create Azure Custom Resource Actions
        Creating Puppet Enabled vSphere Blueprints
          Add a Puppet Component to a vSphere Blueprint
        Add RDP Connection Support to Your Windows Machine Blueprints
        Scenario: Add Active Directory Cleanup to Your CentOS Blueprint
        Scenario: Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host Name
        Scenario: Enable Users to Select Datacenter Locations for Cross Region Deployments
      Designing Software Components
        Property Types and Setting Options
        When Your Software Component Needs Information from Another Component
        Passing Property Values Between Life Cycle Stages
        Best Practices for Developing Components
        Create a Software Component
        Software Component Settings
      Designing XaaS Blueprints and Resource Actions
        vRealize Orchestrator Integration in vRealize Automation
        List of vRealize Orchestrator Plug-Ins
        Creating XaaS Blueprints and Resource Actions
          XaaS Blueprint Terminology
          XaaS Blueprint Design Considerations
          Add an XaaS Custom Resource
            XaaS Custom Resource Wizard Options
          Create an XaaS Blueprint
            Add an XaaS Blueprint
              XaaS Blueprint New or Edit Wizard Options
            Add an XaaS Blueprint to a Composite Blueprint
          Create an XaaS Resource Action
            Create a Resource Action
            Publish a Resource Action
            Assign an Icon to an XaaS Resource Action
        Mapping Other Resources to Work with XaaS Resource Actions
          Resource Mapping Script Actions and Workflows
          Create a Resource Mapping
        Designing Forms for XaaS Blueprints and Actions
          Fields in the Form Designer
          Constraints and Values in the Form Designer
          External Value Definitions in the Form Designer
          Working With the Form Designer
            Designing a Custom Resource Form
              Edit a Custom Resource Element
              Add a New Custom Resource Form Page
              Insert a Section Header in a Custom Resource Form
              Insert a Text Element in a Custom Resource Form
              Insert an Externally Defined Field in a Custom Resource Form
            Designing an XaaS Blueprint Form
              Add a New XaaS Blueprint Form
              Edit an XaaS Blueprint Element
              Add a New Element
              Insert a Section Header in a XaaS Blueprint Form
              Add a Text Element to an XaaS Blueprint Form
            Designing a Resource Action Form
              Add a New Resource Action Form
              Add a New Element to a Resource Action Form
              Edit a Resource Action Element
              Insert a Section Header in a Resource Action Form
              Add a Text Element to a Resource Action Form
        XaaS Examples and Scenarios
          Create an XaaS Blueprint and Action for Creating and Modifying a User
            Create a Test User as a Custom Resource
            Create an XaaS Blueprint for Creating a User
            Create a Resource Action to Change a User Password
            Create a Service and Add Creating a Test User Blueprint to the Service
            Entitle the Service and the Resource Action to a Consumer
          Create and Publish an XaaS Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine
            Create a Resource Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine
            Publish the Action for Migrating a vSphere Virtual Machine
          Create an XaaS Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine With vMotion
            Create an Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine With vMotion
            Edit the Resource Action Form
            Add a Submitted Action Details Form and Save the Action
            Publish the Action for Migrating a Virtual Machine with vMotion
          Create and Publish an XaaS Action to Take a Snapshot
            Create the Action to Take a Snapshot of a vSphere Virtual Machine
            Publish the Action for Taking a Snapshot
          Create and Publish an XaaS Action to Start an Amazon Virtual Machine
            Create a Resource Mapping for Amazon Instances
            Create a Resource Action to Start an Amazon Virtual Machine
            Publish the Action for Starting Amazon Instances
        Troubleshooting Incorrect Accents and Special Characters in XaaS Blueprints
      Publishing a Blueprint
        Publish a Blueprint
    Assembling Composite Blueprints
      Understanding Nested Blueprint Behavior
      Selecting a Machine Component that Supports Software Components
      Creating Property Bindings Between Blueprint Components
      Creating Explicit Dependencies and Controlling the Order of Provisioning
    Managing the Service Catalog
      Checklist for Configuring the Service Catalog
      Creating a Service
        Add a Service
        Add Catalog Items to a Service
      Working with Catalog Items and Actions
        Configure a Catalog Item
        Configure an Action for the Service Catalog
      Creating Entitlements
        Understanding Entitlement Option Interactions
          Services in Entitlements
          Catalog Items and Components in Entitlements
          Actions in Entitlements
          Approval Policies in Entitlements
        Entitle Users to Services, Catalog Items, and Actions
        Prioritize Entitlements
      Working with Approval Policies
        Examples of Approval Policies Based on the Virtual Machine Policy Type
        Example of Actions with Approval Policies Applied in a Composite Deployment
        Example of an Approval Policy in Multiple Entitlements
        Processing Approval Policies in the Service Catalog
        Create an Approval Policy
          Specify Approval Policy Information
          Create an Approval Level
          Configure the Approval Form to Include System and Custom Properties
          Approval Policy Settings
            Approval Policy Type Settings
            Add Approval Policy Settings
            Add Level Information to Approval Policy Settings
            Add System Properties to Approval Policy Settings
            Add Custom Properties to Approval Policy Settings
        Modify an Approval Policy
        Deactivate an Approval Policy
        Delete an Approval Policy
        Scenario: Create and Apply CentOS with MySQL Approval Policies
          Scenario: Create a CentOS with MySQL Virtual Machine Approval Policy
          Scenario: Create a MySQL Software Component Approval Policy
          Scenario: Apply Approval Policies to CentOS with MySQL Components
      Request Machine Provisioning By Using a Parameterized Blueprint
      Scenario: Make the CentOS with MySQL Application Blueprint Available in the Service Catalog
        Scenario: Create a Development and Quality Engineering Catalog Service
        Scenario: Add CentOS with MySQL to Your Dev and QE Service
        Scenario: Entitle Users to Request Dev and QE Service Items as a Catalog Item
    Managing Deployed Catalog Items
      Running Actions for Provisioned Resources
        Action Menu Commands for Provisioned Resources
        Configure a Metrics Provider
        Send Reclamation Requests
        Track Reclamation Requests
        Change the Reservation of a Managed Machine
        Create a Snapshot of Your Machine
        Connect Remotely to a Machine
        Configuring Remote Consoles for vSphere with Untrusted SSL Certificates
          Configure Firefox to Trust a Certificate for vRealize Automation
          Configure Internet Explorer to Trust a Certificate for vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configure Chrome to Trust a Certificate for vRealize Automation Appliance
        Force Destroy a Deployment After a Failed Destroy Request
        Troubleshooting Missing Actions in the Resource Actions Menu
        Troubleshooting a Failed Deployment That Includes a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
      Specify Machine Reconfiguration Settings
        Reconfigure CPUs and Memory
        Edit Storage Settings
        Change Network Settings
        Change Custom Property and Property Group Settings
        Execute the Requested Machine Reconfiguration
          Workflow States of Reconfigure Operations
      Reconfigure a Load Balancer in a Deployment
      Change NAT Rules in a Deployment
      Add or Remove Security Items in a Deployment
      Display All NAT Rules for an Existing NSX Edge
  Life Cycle Extensibility
    Machine Extensibility Overview
      Machine Life Cycle Extensibility
      Choosing a Life Cycle Extensibility Scenario
    Extending Machine Lifecycles By Using vRealize Orchestrator
      Extending Machine Lifecycles by Using vRealize Orchestrator Checklist
      Configuring the vRealize Automation Plug-in for Machine Extensibility
        Add a vRealize Automation Host
        Add an IaaS Host
        Install vRealize Orchestrator Customization
        Create a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
      Customizing IaaS Workflows By Using vRealize Orchestrator
        Assign a State Change Workflow to a Blueprint and Its Virtual Machines
    Configuring Workflow Subscriptions to Extend vRealize Automation
      Event Topics Provided With vRealize Automation
      Workflow Subscriptions and Event Broker Terminology
      Blockable and Replyable Event Topics
      Best Practices for Creating vRealize Orchestrator Workflows for Workflow Subscriptions
      Workflow Subscription Settings
        Workflow Subscription Event Topic Tab Settings
        Workflow Subscription Conditions Tab Settings
        Workflow Subscription Workflow Tab Settings
        Workflow Subscription Details Tab Settings
      Working with Provisioning and Life Cycle Workflow Subscriptions
        Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Workflows for Provisioning and Life Cycle Workflows
        Workflow Subscription Life Cycle State Definitions
          VMPS Master Workflow Life Cycle States
          Example of VMPS Master Workflow
          Provisioning Life Cycle States by Machine Type
        Configuring the Timeout Values for States and Events
        Configuring the Error Behavior for States and Events
        Scenario: Take a Post-Provisioning Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
          Scenario: Create a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow for a Post-Provisioning Snapshot Action
          Scenario: Create a Post-Provisioning Snapshot Workflow Subscription
      Working with Approval Workflow Subscriptions
        Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Workflows for Approval Event Topics
        Scenario: Send Software Requests to an External System for Approval
          Scenario: Create a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow for Approval Workflow Subscriptions
          Scenario: Create an Approval Policy for External Approval
          Scenario: Create a Pre-Approval Workflow Subscription
      Troubleshooting Workflow Subscriptions
        Troubleshooting vRealize Orchestrator Workflows That Do Not Start
        Troubleshooting Provisioning Requests That Take Too Much Time
        Troubleshooting a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow That Does Not Run for an Approval Request
        Troubleshooting a Rejected Approval Request That Should Be Approved
        Troubleshooting a Rejected Approval Request
    Extending Machine Life Cycles By Using vRealize Automation Designer
      Extending Machine Life Cycles By Using vRealize Automation Designer Checklist
      Installing and Configuring vRealize Automation Designer
        Installing vRealize Automation Designer
          vRealize Automation Designer Prerequisites
          Download the vRealize Automation Designer Installer
          Install vRealize Automation Designer
        Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Endpoints
          vCenter Orchestrator Integration Prerequisites
          Create a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
          Associate a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint with a Blueprint
      Customizing IaaS Workflows By Using vRealize Automation Designer
        The vRealize Automation Designer Console
        IaaS Workflow Types
          State Change Workflows
          Configuring a State Change Workflow Overview
          Menu Operation Workflows
          Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow Overview
        Customize an IaaS Workflow
        Using vRealize Orchestrator Workflow Activities
          Call a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
          Get the Status of a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
          Get the Results of a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
          vRealize Orchestrator and IaaS Object Types
        Configure a Blueprint to Call a State Change Workflow
        Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow
          Configure a Menu Operation
            Create an Operation Configuration File
            Install an Operation in the Model Manager
          Register New Menu Operations with the Service Catalog
          Configure a Blueprint to Enable a Menu Operation Workflow
        Revert to a Previous Revision of a Workflow
    Workflows and Distributed Execution Management
      Associate Workflows and DEM Workers by Using Skills
      Remove Associations between Skills and DEM Workers
      Remove Associations between Skills and Workflows
      Remove a Skill
    CloudUtil Command Reference
      DEM Commands
        DEM-Add-Skills
        DEM-List
        DEM-Remove-Skills
      File Commands
        File-Export
        File-Import
        File-List
        File-Remove-All
        File-Remove-Rev
        File-Rollback
        File-Update
      Operation Commands
        Operation-Create
        Operation-Delete
        Operation-List
      Skill Commands
        Skill-Install
        Skill-List
        Skill-Uninstall
      Workflow Commands
        Workflow-Add-Skills
        Workflow-List
        Workflow-Remove-Skills
        Workflow-Rollback
        Workflow-Update
      Import Commands
        Machine-BulkRegisterExport
        Machine-BulkRegisterImport
    vRealize Automation Workflow Activity Reference
      DynamicOps.Repository.Activities
        AddLink
        AddObject
        AttachTo
        CreateRepositoryServiceContext<T>
        DeleteLink
        DeleteObject
        InvokeRepositoryWorkflow
        LoadProperty
        SaveChanges
        SetLink
        UpdateObject
      DynamicOps.Cdk.Activities
        ExecutePowerShellScript
        ExecuteSshScript
        GetMachineName
        GetMachineOwner
        GetMachineProperties
        GetMachineProperty
        GetScriptFromName
        InvokePowerShell
        InvokeSshCommand
        LogMachineEvent
        LogMessage
        RunProcess
        SendEmail
        SetMachineProperty
        SetWorkflowResult
  Custom Properties and the Property Dictionary
    Using Custom Properties
      Adding Custom Properties
      Using Properties in Machine Provisioning
      Understanding Custom Properties Precedence
        Custom Property Types
    Custom Properties Grouped by Function
      Custom Properties for Blueprints and Deployments
      Custom Properties for Naming and Analyzing Deployments
      Custom Properties for OpenStack Endpoints
      Custom Properties for Clone Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Linked Clone Blueprints
      Custom Properties for FlexClone Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Basic Workflow Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
      Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
      Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
      Custom Properties for vCloud Air and vCloud Director Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Networking
      Custom Properties and Property Groups for Containers
      Custom Properties for PXE Provisioning
      Custom Properties for vRealize Automation Guest Agent
      Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
      Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
    Custom Properties Grouped by Name
      Custom Properties Underscore (_)
      Custom Properties A
      Custom Properties B
      Custom Properties C
      Custom Properties E
      Custom Properties H
      Custom Properties I
      Custom Properties L
      Custom Properties M
      Custom Properties N
      Custom Properties O
      Custom Properties P
      Custom Properties R
      Custom Properties S
      Custom Properties V
      Custom Properties X
    Using the Property Dictionary
      Using Property Definitions
        Create and Test Custom Property Definitions
          Create Custom Property Definitions
            Create a Property Definition
            Create a Custom Property That Validates Against a Regular Expression
            Create a vRealize Orchestrator Action Custom Property Definition
            Bind Custom Properties to Create a Parent-Child Relationship
          Add a Custom Property to a Blueprint
            Add a Custom Property or Property Group as a Blueprint Machine Property
            Add a Custom Property as a Network Custom Property
          Verify the Custom Property in the Catalog Request Form
        Configuration Details for the vRealize Orchestrator Action Custom Property Definitions
          Network Custom Property Definition
          Reservation Policy Custom Property Definition
          PowerShell Script Custom Property Definition
          Database Query Custom Property Definition
          Custom Action Custom Property Definition
      Using Property Groups
        Create a Property Group
    Defining Component Profile Settings
      Configure Component Profile Image Settings for Catalog Deployments
      Configure Component Profile Size Settings for Catalog Deployments
  Integrating Third-Party Server Automation Tools
    IaaS Integration for BMC BladeLogic
      BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Overview
      Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
      Install an EPI Agent for BMC BladeLogic
      Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
      Integrate BMC BladeLogic
      Creating BMC BladeLogic Blueprints
        Add BMC BladeLogic Integration to a Blueprint
        Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
      Publish a Blueprint
    IaaS Integration for HP Server Automation
      HP Server Automation Overview
      Install the HP Server Automation PowerShell Snap-In
        Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
      Install an EPI Agent for HP Server Automation
      Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
      Integrating HP Server Automation
        Enable Provisioning from HP Server Automation Boot Images
        Preparing an HP Server Automation Template for Cloning
          Prepare a Reference Machine for Linux
          Prepare a Reference Machine for Windows
      Enable vRealize Automation Software Installation from HP Server Automation
      Creating Blueprints for HP Server Automation
        Create a Virtual Blueprint for Creating from an HP Server Automation Boot Image
        Create a Blueprint for Cloning from an HP Server Automation Template
      Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
      Publish a Blueprint
  Maintaining and Customizing vRealize Automation Components and Options
    Broadcast a Message on the Message Board Portlet
    Starting Up and Shutting Down vRealize Automation
      Start Up vRealize Automation
      Restart vRealize Automation
      Shut Down vRealize Automation
    Updating vRealize Automation Certificates
      Extracting Certificates and Private Keys
      Replace Certificates in the vRealize Automation Appliance
      Replace the Infrastructure as a Service Certificate
      Replace the IaaS Manager Service Certificate
      Updating the vRealize Automation Appliance Management Site Certificate
        Find the Management Agent Identifier
        Replace the vRealize Automation Appliance Management Site Certificate
        Update Management Agent Certificate Recognition
          Manually Update Management Agent Certificate Recognition
          Automatically Update Management Agents in a Distributed Environment to Recognize a vRealize Automation Appliance Management Site Certificate
      Replace a Management Agent Certificate
      Change the Polling Method for Certificates
    Managing the vRealize Automation Postgres Appliance Database
      Configure the Appliance Database
      Scenario: Perform Manual Appliance Database Failover
      Scenario: Perform a Maintenance Database Failover
    Backup and Recovery for vRealize Automation Installations
      Backing Up vRealize Automation
        Backing Up vRealize Automation Certificates
        Backing Up Load Balancers
        Backing Up vRealize Automation Databases
        Backing Up the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Backing Up IaaS Components
      Activate the Failover Manager Service Host
      vRealize Automation System Recovery
        Restoring vRealize Automation Databases
          Configure the SQL Database for a New Host Name
        Restore the vRealize Automation Appliance and Load Balancer
        Restoring the IaaS Website, Manager Services, and Their Load Balancers
          Restore the IaaS Website Service or Web Load Balancer
          Restore the Manager Service or Manager Service Load Balancer
        Reinstall the DEM Orchestrator and the DEM Workers
        Reinstall the IaaS Agents
    The Customer Experience Improvement Program
      Join or Leave the Customer Experience Improvement Program for vRealize Automation
      Configure Data Collection Time
    Adjusting System Settings
      Modify the All Services Icon in the Service Catalog
      Customize Data Rollover Settings
      Adjusting Settings in the Manager Service Configuration File
        Setting Resource-Intensive Concurrency Limits
          Configuring Concurrent Machine Provisioning
          Configuring Concurrent Data Collections
          Adjust Concurrency Limits and Timeout Intervals
          Adjust Execution Frequency of Machine Callbacks
        Adjust IaaS Log Settings
    Monitoring vRealize Automation
      Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
      Monitoring Event Logs and Services
        vRealize Automation Services
      Viewing Host Information for Clusters in Distributed Deployments
        Collect Logs for Clusters and Distributed Deployments
        Remove a Node from the Distributed Deployment Information Table
    Monitoring vRealize Automation Health
      Run System Tests For vRealize Automation
      Run Tenant Tests For vRealize Automation
      Run Tests For vRealize Orchestrator
      View the vRealize Automation Health Service Test Suite Results
      Troubleshooting the Health Service
        Service Status Test Fails
    Monitoring and Managing Resources
      Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
        Managing Resource Reports
          Add Reports to the Home Page
          Configure the Report Layout
          Export Report Data
          Resource Reports
          Add the Business Groups Resource Allocation Portlet to the Home Tab
      Resource Usage Terminology
      Connecting to a Cloud Machine
        Collect User Credentials for an Amazon Machine
        Collect User Credentials for a vCloud Machine
      Reducing Reservation Usage by Attrition
      Decommissioning a Storage Path
        Disable a Storage Path
      Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
        Configure Compute Resource Data Collection
        Update Cost Data for All Compute Resources
      Understanding vSwap Allocation Checking for vCenter Server Endpoints
      Removing Datacenter Locations
    Monitoring Containers
    Bulk Import, Update, or Migrate Virtual Machines
      Import a Virtual Machine to a vRealize Automation Deployment
      Update a Virtual Machine in a vRealize Automation Deployment
      Migrate a Virtual Machine to a Different vRealize Automation Environment
  Foundations and Concepts
    Using Scenarios
    Using the Goal Navigator
    Introducing vRealize Automation
      Providing On-Demand Services to Users Overview
        Infrastructure as a Service Overview
        Software Components Overview
        XaaS Overview
        Service Catalog Overview
        Containers Overview
          Use the Containers Context-Sensitive Help
      vRealize Business for Cloud Overview
    Tenancy and User Roles
      Tenancy Overview
        User and Group Management
        Comparison of Single-Tenant and Multitenant Deployments
      User Roles Overview
        System-Wide Role Overview
        System-Wide Roles and Responsibilities
        Tenant Role Overview
        Tenant Roles and Responsibilities in vRealize Automation
        Containers User Roles and Access Privileges
    Service Catalog
      Requesting and Managing Items in the Catalog
      Creating and Publishing Catalog Items
      Services for the Service Catalog
      Catalog Items
      Actions
      Entitlements
      Approval Policies
    Infrastructure as a Service
      Configuring Infrastructure Fabric
      Infrastructure Source Endpoints
      Compute Resources
      Data Collection
      Fabric Groups
      Business Groups
      Machine Prefixes
      Resource Reservations
      Configuring Reservation Policies
      Machine Blueprints
      Machine Leases and Reclamation
        Machine Leases
        Reclamation Overview
      Scaling and Reconfiguring Deployments
    XaaS Blueprints and Resource Actions
      Creating XaaS Blueprints and Actions
      Custom Resources
      Resource Mappings
      XaaS Blueprints
      Resource Actions
    Common Components
      Notifications
      Branding
    Life Cycle Extensibility
      vRealize Automation Extensibility Options
      Leveraging Existing and Future Infrastructure
      Configuring Business-Relevant Services
      Extending vRealize Automation with Event-Based Workflows
      Integrating with Third-Party Management Systems
      Adding New IT Services and Creating New Actions
      Calling vRealize Automation Services from External Applications
      Distributed Execution
  Installing and Configuring vRealize Automation for the Rainpole Scenario
    Install and Configure a vRealize Automation Proof of Concept Deployment for Rainpole
      Scenario: Prepare to Install vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Worksheet for Installing vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create vSphere Credentials for Rainpole
        Scenario: Configure DNS Entries for Your vRealize Automation Rainpole Machines
        Scenario: Prepare the Windows IaaS Server for Installing vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Enable Time Synchronization on the Windows IaaS Server for Rainpole
        Scenario: Deploy a vRealize Automation Appliance for Rainpole
      Scenario: Install vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Start the Installation Wizard for Rainpole
        Scenario: Install the Management Agent on Your Windows IaaS Server for Rainpole
        Scenario: Run the Prerequisite Checker for Rainpole
        Scenario: Specify Deployment Configuration Parameters for Rainpole
        Scenario: Take Snapshots Before you Start the Installation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Complete the vRealize Automation Installation for Rainpole
      Scenario: Prepare vSphere Resources for Machine Provisioning in Rainpole
        Scenario: Convert Your CentOS Reference Machine into a Template for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for Cloning Linux Machines in Rainpole
      Scenario: Request Initial Content for a Rainpole Proof of Concept Deployment
        Scenario: Request the vSphere Initial Setup Catalog Item for Rainpole
        Scenario: Complete the Initial Content Manual User Action for Rainpole
    Configure a vRealize Automation Development Environment for Rainpole
      Scenario: Configure the Default Tenant for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create Local User Accounts for Rainpole
        Scenario: Connect Your Corporate Active Directory to vRealize Automation for Rainpole
        Scenario: Configure Branding for the Default Tenant for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Custom Group for Your Rainpole Architects
        Scenario: Assign IaaS Administrator Privileges to Your Custom Group of Rainpole Architects
      Scenario: Configure IaaS Resources for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Fabric Group for Rainpole
        Scenario: Configure Machine Prefixes for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Business Group for Your Rainpole Architects to Test Catalog Items
        Scenario: Create a Reservation to Assign Resources to Your Rainpole Architects
      Scenario: Create a vSphere CentOS Blueprint for Cloning in Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Blueprint for Your Rainpole Machine Component
        Scenario: Configure General Details for Your Rainpole Machine Component
        Scenario: Specify Build Information for Your Rainpole Machine Component
        Scenario: Configure Machine Resources for Your Rainpole Machines
      Scenario: Configure the Catalog for Rainpole Architects to Test Blueprints
        Scenario: Create a Catalog Service for Rainpole Blueprint Testing
        Scenario: Add Your vSphere CentOS Catalog Item to the Rainpole Service
        Scenario: Entitle Your Rainpole Architects to Request Catalog Items
      Scenario: Test Your Rainpole CentOS Machine
        Scenario: Request Your Rainpole Virtual Machine
        Scenario: Log in to the Provisioned Rainpole Machine
      Scenario: Design and Test a Blueprint to Provision Software on Machines for Rainpole
        Scenario: Install the Guest Agent and Software Bootstrap Agent on Your Rainpole Machine
        Scenario: Create a Linked Clone Blueprint Based on Your Rainpole Snapshot
        Scenario: Create a MySQL Software Component for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Container for Your MySQL on CentOS Rainpole Blueprint
        Scenario: Add Software and a Machine to the MySQL on CentOS Blueprint for Rainpole
        Scenario: Add Your CentOS with MySQL Catalog Item to the Rainpole Service
        Scenario: Provision the CentOS with MySQL Catalog Item for Rainpole
  External Preparations for Blueprint Provisioning
    Preparing Your Environment for vRealize Automation Management
      Checklist for Preparing NSX Network and Security Configuration
        Install the NSX Plug-In on vRealize Orchestrator
        Run a vRealize Orchestrator and NSX Security Workflow
        Administrator Requirements for Provisioning NSX Universal Objects
      Checklist For Providing Third-Party IPAM Provider Support
        Obtain and Import the Third-Party IPAM Provider Package in vRealize Orchestrator
        Run Workflow to Register Third-Party IPAM Endpoint Type in vRealize Orchestrator
      Checklist for Configuring Containers for vRealize Automation
        Configuring Containers Using the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Clustering Containers
      Preparing Your vCloud Director Environment for vRealize Automation
      Preparing Your vCloud Air Environment for vRealize Automation
      Preparing Your Amazon AWS Environment
        Amazon AWS User Roles and Credentials Required for vRealize Automation
        Allow Amazon AWS to Communicate with the Software Bootstrap Agent and Guest Agent
        Using Optional Amazon Features
          Using Amazon Security Groups
          Understanding Amazon Web Service Regions
          Using Amazon Virtual Private Cloud
          Using Elastic Load Balancers for Amazon Web Services
          Using Elastic IP Addresses for Amazon Web Services
          Using Elastic Block Storage for Amazon Web Services
        Scenario: Configure Network-to-Amazon VPC Connectivity for a Proof of Concept Environment
      Preparing Red Hat OpenStack Network and Security Features
        Using OpenStack Security Groups
        Using Floating IP Addresses with OpenStack
      Preparing Your SCVMM Environment
    Configure Network-to-Azure VPC Connectivity
    Preparing for Machine Provisioning
      Choosing a Machine Provisioning Method to Prepare
      Checklist for Running Visual Basic Scripts During Provisioning
      Using vRealize Automation Guest Agent in Provisioning
        Configuring the Guest Agent to Trust a Server
        Install the Guest Agent on a Linux Reference Machine
        Install the Guest Agent on a Windows Reference Machine
      Checklist for Preparing to Provision by Cloning
        Worksheet for Virtual Provisioning by Cloning
      Preparing for vCloud Air and vCloud Director Provisioning
      Preparing for Linux Kickstart Provisioning
        Prepare the Linux Kickstart Configuration Sample File
        Specify Custom Scripts in a kickstart/autoYaST Configuration File
      Preparing for SCCM Provisioning
        Create a Software Package for SCCM Provisioning
      Preparing for WIM Provisioning
        Reference Machine Requirements for WIM Provisioning
        SysPrep Requirements for the Reference Machine
        Preparing for WIM Provisioning with VirtIO Drivers
        Manually Insert the Guest Agent into a WinPE Image
          Install the Guest Agent in a WinPE
          Configure the doagent.bat File
          Configure the doagentc.bat File
          Configure the Guest Agent Properties Files
      Preparing for Virtual Machine Image Provisioning
        Virtual Machine Images
        OpenStack Flavors
      Preparing for Amazon Machine Image Provisioning
        Understanding Amazon Machine Images
        Understanding Amazon Instance Types
        Add an Amazon Instance Type
      Scenario: Prepare vSphere Resources for Machine Provisioning in Rainpole
        Scenario: Convert Your CentOS Reference Machine into a Template for Rainpole
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for Cloning Linux Machines in Rainpole
    Preparing for Software Provisioning
      Preparing to Provision Machines with Software
        Prepare a Windows Reference Machine to Support Software
        Prepare a Linux Reference Machine to Support Software
        Updating Existing Virtual Machine Templates in vRealize Automation
      Scenario: Prepare a vSphere CentOS Template for Clone Machine and Software Component Blueprints
        Scenario: Prepare Your Reference Machine for Guest Agent Customizations and Software Components
        Scenario: Convert Your CentOS Reference Machine into a Template
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for vSphere Cloning
      Scenario: Prepare for Importing the Dukes Bank for vSphere Sample Application Blueprint
        Scenario: Prepare Your Reference Machine for the Dukes Bank vSphere Sample Application
        Scenario: Convert Your Reference Machine into a Template for the Dukes Bank vSphere Application
        Scenario: Create a Customization Specification for Cloning the Dukes Bank vSphere Sample Application Machines
  Tenant and Resource Preparations for Blueprint Provisioning
    Configuring Tenant Settings
      Choosing Directories Management Configuration Options
        Directories Management Overview
          Important Concepts Related to Active Directory
          Active Directory Environments
        Using Directories Management to Create an Active Directory Link
          Configure an Active Directory over LDAP/IWA Link
          Configure an OpenLDAP Directory Connection
            Limitations of LDAP Directory Integration
          Configure Directories Management for High Availability
          Configure a Bi Directional Trust Relationship Between vRealize Automation and Active Directory
          Configure SAML Federation Between Directories Management and SSO2
          Add Users or Groups to an Active Directory Connection
          Select Attributes to Sync with Directory
          Add Memory to Directories Management
          Create a Domain Host Lookup File to Override DNS Service Location (SRV) Lookup
        Managing User Attributes that Sync from Active Directory
        Managing Connectors and Connector Clusters
        Join a Connector Machine to a Domain
        About Domain Controller Selection
          Override the Default Subnet Selection
          Edit the domain_krb.properties file
          Troubleshooting domain_krb.properties
        Managing Access Policies
          Configuring Access Policy Settings
          Managing Web and Desktop Application-Specific Policies
          Manage the User Access Policy
        Integrating Alternative User Authentication Products with Directories Management
          Configuring SecurID for Directories Management
            Prepare the RSA SecurID Server
            Configure RSA SecurID Authentication
          Configuring RADIUS for Directories Management
            Prepare the RADIUS Server
            Configure RADIUS Authentication in Directories Management
          Configuring a Certificate or Smart Card Adapter for Use with Directories Management
            Using User Principal Name for Certificate Authentication
            Certificate Authority Required for Authentication
            Using Certificate Revocation Checking
            Configure Certificate Authentication for Directories Management
          Configuring a Third-Party Identity Provider Instance to Authenticate Users
            Configure an Identity Provider Instance
          Managing Authentication Methods to Apply to Users
            Add or Edit a Network Range
            Select Attributes to Sync with Directory
            Applying the Default Access Policy
              Apply Authentication Methods to Policy Rules
          Configuring Kerberos for Directories Management
            Configure Kerberos Authentication
            Configure Internet Explorer to Access the Web Interface
            Configure Firefox to Access the Web Interface
            Configure the Chrome Browser to Access the Web Interface
      Upgrading External Connectors for Directories Management
        Preparing to Upgrade an External Connector
          Check Availability of an External Connector Upgrade Online
          Configure Proxy Server Settings for the External Connector Appliance
        Upgrade an External Connector Online
        Upgrade an External Connector Offline
          Prepare a Local Web Server for Offline Upgrade
          Configure the Connector and Perform Offline Upgrade
        Configuring Settings After Upgrading an External Connector
        Troubleshooting External Connector Upgrade Errors
          Checking the Upgrade Error Logs
          Rolling Back to Snapshots of Connector
          Collecting a Log File Bundle
      Scenario: Configure an Active Directory Link for a Highly Available vRealize Automation
      Configure Smart Card Authentication for vRealize Automation
        Generate a Connector Activation Token
        Deploy the Connector OVA File
        Configure Connector Settings
        Apply Public Certificate Authority
        Create a Workspace Identity Provider
        Configure Certificate Authentication and Configure Default Access Policy Rules
      Create a Multi Domain or Multi Forest Active Directory Link
      Configuring Groups and User Roles
        Assign Roles to Directory Users or Groups
        Create a Custom Group
        Create a Business Group
        Troubleshooting Slow Performance When Displaying Group Members
      Create Additional Tenants
        Specify Tenant Information
        Configure Local Users
        Appoint Administrators
      Delete a Tenant
      Configuring Custom Branding
        Custom Branding for Tenant Login Page
        Custom Branding for Tenant Applications
      Checklist for Configuring Notifications
        Configuring Global Email Servers for Notifications
          Create a Global Inbound Email Server
          Create a Global Outbound Email Server
        Add a Tenant-Specific Outbound Email Server
        Add a Tenant-Specific Inbound Email Server
        Override a System Default Outbound Email Server
        Override a System Default Inbound Email Server
        Revert to System Default Email Servers
        Configure Notifications
        Customize the Date for Email Notification for Machine Expiration
        Configuring Templates for Automatic IaaS Emails
        Subscribe to Notifications
      Create a Custom RDP File to Support RDP Connections for Provisioned Machines
      Scenario: Add Datacenter Locations for Cross Region Deployments
      Configuring vRealize Orchestrator
        Configure the Embedded vRealize Orchestrator Server
          Configure the Default Workflow Folder for a Tenant
          Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Configuration Interface
          Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client
        Configure an External vRealize Orchestrator Server
    Configuring Resources
      Checklist for Configuring IaaS Resources
        Configuring Endpoints
          Choosing an Endpoint Scenario
          Endpoint Settings Reference
            Create a vSphere Endpoint
            Create an NSX Endpoint and Associate to a vSphere Endpoint
            Create a vCloud Air Endpoint
            Create a vCloud Director Endpoint
            Create an Amazon Endpoint
              Add an Amazon Instance Type
            Create a Proxy Endpoint and Associate to a Cloud Endpoint
            Create a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
              Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Endpoints for Networking
            Create a vRealize Operations Manager Endpoint
            Create a Third-Party IPAM Provider Endpoint
            Create a Microsoft Azure Endpoint
            Create a Puppet Endpoint
            Create a Hyper-V (SCVMM) Endpoint
            Create an OpenStack Endpoint
            Create a Hyper-V, XenServer, or Xen Pool Endpoint
          Considerations When Using Test Connection
          Import or Export Endpoints Programmatically
          Viewing Endpoint Sources and Running Data Collection
          Considerations When Working With Upgraded or Migrated Endpoints
          Considerations When Deleting Endpoints
          Troubleshooting Attached vSphere Endpoint Cannot be Found
        Create a Fabric Group
        Configure Machine Prefixes
        Creating a Network Profile
          Using Network Profiles to Control IP Address Ranges
          Understanding CSV File Format for Importing Network Profile IP Addresses
            Import IP Addresses To a Network Profile From a CSV File
          Creating an External Network Profile For an Existing Network
            Create an External Network Profile By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Specify External Network Profile Information By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Configure External Network Profile IP Ranges By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
            Create an External Network Profile by Using A Third-Party IPAM Provider
              Specify External Network Profile Information By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Configure External Network Profile IP Ranges By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
          Creating a Routed Network Profile For an On-Demand Network
            Create a Routed Network Profile By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Specify Routed Network Profile Information with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
              Configure Routed Network Profile IP Ranges with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
            Create a Routed Network Profile By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Specify Routed Network Profile Information with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Configure Routed Network Profile IP Ranges with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
          Creating a NAT Network Profile For an On-Demand Network
            Create a NAT Network Profile By Using the Supplied IPAM Endpoint
              Specify NAT Network Profile Information with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
              Configure NAT Network Profile IP Ranges with the vRealize Automation IPAM Endpoint
            Create a NAT Network Profile By Using a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Specify NAT Network Profile Information with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
              Configure NAT Network Profile IP Ranges with a Third-Party IPAM Endpoint
          Releasing IP Addresses By Destroying Provisioned Machines
        Configuring Reservations and Reservation Policies
          Reservations
            Choosing a Reservation Scenario
            Creating Cloud Category Reservations
              Understanding Selection Logic for Cloud Reservations
              Create an Amazon EC2 Reservation
                Specify Amazon Reservation Information
                Specify Resource and Network Settings for Amazon Reservations
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for Amazon Reservations
              Create an OpenStack Reservation
                Specify OpenStack Reservation Information
                Specify Resources and Network Settings for OpenStack Reservations
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for OpenStack Reservations
              Create a vCloud Air Reservation
                Specify vCloud Air Reservation Information
                Specify Resources and Network Settings for a vCloud Air Reservation
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for a vCloud Air Reservation
              Create a vCloud Director Reservation
                Specify vCloud Director Reservation Information
                Specify Resources and Network Settings for a vCloud Director Reservation
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for vCloud Director Reservations
              Create a Reservation for Microsoft Azure
                Configure Microsoft Azure Basic Reservation Information
                Configure Azure Reservation Resource Information
                Configure Azure Properties
                Configure Azure Reservation Network Information
              Scenario: Create an Amazon Reservation for a Proof of Concept Environment
                Scenaro: Specify Amazon AWS Reservation Information for a Proof of Concept Environment
                Scenario: Specify Amazon AWS Network Settings for a Proof of Concept Environment
                Scenario: Specify Custom Properties to Run Agent Communications Through Your Tunnel
            Creating Virtual Category Reservations
              Understanding Selection Logic for Reservations
              Creating a vSphere Reservation for NSX Network and Security Virtualization
              Create a Reservation for Hyper-V, KVM, SCVMM, vSphere , or XenServer
                Specify Virtual Reservation Information
                Specify Resource and Networking Settings for a Virtual Reservation
                Specify Custom Properties and Alerts for Virtual Reservations
            Edit a Reservation to Assign a Network Profile
          Reservation Policies
            Configure a Reservation Policy
              Create a Reservation Policy
              Assign a Reservation Policy to a Reservation
          Storage Reservation Policies
            Configure a Storage Reservation Policy
              Create a Storage Reservation Policy
              Assign a Storage Reservation Policy to a Datastore
        Workload Placement
          Distributed Resource Scheduler (DRS) Is Required to Place Virtual Machines
          Limitations on Workload Placement
          Permissions to Use Workload Placement
          Placement Policy
          Configuring Workload Placement
            Configure vRealize Automation for Workload Placement
            Configure vRealize Operations Manager for Workload Placement in vRealize Automation
          Troubleshooting Workload Placement
        Managing Key Pairs
          Create a Key Pair
          Upload the Private Key for a Key Pair
          Export the Private Key from a Key Pair
        Scenario: Apply a Location to a Compute Resource for Cross Region Deployments
        Checklist for Provisioning a vRealize Automation Deployment Using an third-party IPAM Provider
      Configuring XaaS Resources
        Configure the Active Directory Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Configure the HTTP-REST Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Configure the PowerShell Plug-in as an Endpoint
        Configure the SOAP Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Configure the vCenter Server Plug-In as an Endpoint
        Create a Microsoft Azure Endpoint
      Creating and Configuring Containers
        Managing Container Hosts
          Add a Container Host
        Using Container Deployment Policies
          Create and Manage Container Placements and Placement Zones
          Set a Deployment Policy on a Host
          Set a Deployment Policy for a Placement
        Using Container Placement Zones
        Configuring Container Settings
          Configure Health Checks in Containers
          Configure Links in Containers
          Configure Exposed Services in Containers
          Configure Cluster Size and Scale in Containers
        Configuring and Using Templates and Images in Containers
          Create a Custom Container Template
          Import a Container Template or Docker Compose File
          Provision a Container from a Template or Image
          Export a Container Template or Docker Compose File
        Using Container Registries
          Create and Manage Container Registries
        Configuring Network Resources for Containers
          Create a New Network for Containers
          Add a Network to a Container Template
        Configuring Volumes for Containers
          Create a New Volume for Containers
          Add a Volume to a Container Template
      Installing Additional Plug-Ins on the Default vRealize Orchestrator Server
      Working With Active Directory Policies
        Create and Apply Active Directory Policies
          Create an Active Directory Policy
          Scenario: Add a Custom Property to Blueprints to Override an Active Directory Policy
  Providing Service Blueprints to Users
    Designing Blueprints
    Exporting and Importing Blueprints and Content
      Scenario: Importing the Dukes Bank for vSphere Sample Application and Configuring for Your Environment
        Scenario: Import the Dukes Bank for vSphere Sample Application
        Scenario: Configure Dukes Bank vSphere Sample Components for Your Environment
      Scenario: Test the Dukes Bank Sample Application
    Building Your Design Library
      Designing Machine Blueprints
        Space-Efficient Storage for Virtual Provisioning
        Understanding and Using Blueprint Parameterization
        Configure a Machine Blueprint
        Machine Blueprint Settings
          Blueprint Properties Settings
          vSphere Machine Component Settings
          vCloud Air Machine Component Settings
          Amazon Machine Component Settings
          OpenStack Machine Component Settings
          Using Network Custom Properties
          Troubleshooting Blueprints for Clone and Linked Clone
        Designing Blueprints with NSX Settings
          New Blueprint and Blueprint Properties Page Settings with NSX
            Applying an NSX Transport Zone to a Blueprint
            Applying an NSX Edge or Routed Gateway Reservation Policy to a Blueprint
            Applying an NSX App Isolation Security Policy to a Blueprint
          Configuring Network and Security Component Settings
            Using Network Components in the Design Canvas
              Add an Existing Network Component
              Creating and Using NAT Rules
              Add an On-Demand NAT or On-Demand Routed Network Component
            Using Load Balancer Components in the Design Canvas
              Considerations When Working With Upgraded or Migrated Load Balancer Components
              Add an On-Demand Load Balancer Component
                Define Load Balancer Member Settings
                Define Virtual Server General Settings
                Define Virtual Server Distribution Settings
                Define Virtual Server Health Check Settings
                Define Virtual Server Advanced Settings
                Define Load Balancer Logging Options
            Using Security Components in the Design Canvas
              Add an Existing Security Group Component
              Add an On-Demand Security Group Component
              Add an Existing Security Tag Component
            Associating Network and Security Components
        Using Container Components in Blueprints
          Container Component Settings
          Using Container Properties and Property Groups in a Blueprint
          Using Containers Network Components in the Design Canvas
            Add a Container Network Component
          Pushing Container Templates for Use in Blueprints
          Provisioning a Docker Container or Host from a Blueprint
        Creating Microsoft Azure Blueprints and Incorporating Resource Actions
          Create a Blueprint for Microsoft Azure
          Create Azure Custom Resource Actions
        Creating Puppet Enabled vSphere Blueprints
          Add a Puppet Component to a vSphere Blueprint
        Add RDP Connection Support to Your Windows Machine Blueprints
        Scenario: Add Active Directory Cleanup to Your CentOS Blueprint
        Scenario: Allow Requesters to Specify Machine Host Name
        Scenario: Enable Users to Select Datacenter Locations for Cross Region Deployments
      Designing Software Components
        Property Types and Setting Options
        When Your Software Component Needs Information from Another Component
        Passing Property Values Between Life Cycle Stages
        Best Practices for Developing Components
        Create a Software Component
        Software Component Settings
      Designing XaaS Blueprints and Resource Actions
        vRealize Orchestrator Integration in vRealize Automation
        List of vRealize Orchestrator Plug-Ins
        Creating XaaS Blueprints and Resource Actions
          XaaS Blueprint Terminology
          XaaS Blueprint Design Considerations
          Add an XaaS Custom Resource
            XaaS Custom Resource Wizard Options
          Create an XaaS Blueprint
            Add an XaaS Blueprint
              XaaS Blueprint New or Edit Wizard Options
            Add an XaaS Blueprint to a Composite Blueprint
          Create an XaaS Resource Action
            Create a Resource Action
            Publish a Resource Action
            Assign an Icon to an XaaS Resource Action
        Mapping Other Resources to Work with XaaS Resource Actions
          Resource Mapping Script Actions and Workflows
          Create a Resource Mapping
        Designing Forms for XaaS Blueprints and Actions
          Fields in the Form Designer
          Constraints and Values in the Form Designer
          External Value Definitions in the Form Designer
          Working With the Form Designer
            Designing a Custom Resource Form
              Edit a Custom Resource Element
              Add a New Custom Resource Form Page
              Insert a Section Header in a Custom Resource Form
              Insert a Text Element in a Custom Resource Form
              Insert an Externally Defined Field in a Custom Resource Form
            Designing an XaaS Blueprint Form
              Add a New XaaS Blueprint Form
              Edit an XaaS Blueprint Element
              Add a New Element
              Insert a Section Header in a XaaS Blueprint Form
              Add a Text Element to an XaaS Blueprint Form
            Designing a Resource Action Form
              Add a New Resource Action Form
              Add a New Element to a Resource Action Form
              Edit a Resource Action Element
              Insert a Section Header in a Resource Action Form
              Add a Text Element to a Resource Action Form
        XaaS Examples and Scenarios
          Create an XaaS Blueprint and Action for Creating and Modifying a User
            Create a Test User as a Custom Resource
            Create an XaaS Blueprint for Creating a User
            Create a Resource Action to Change a User Password
            Create a Service and Add Creating a Test User Blueprint to the Service
            Entitle the Service and the Resource Action to a Consumer
          Create and Publish an XaaS Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine
            Create a Resource Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine
            Publish the Action for Migrating a vSphere Virtual Machine
          Create an XaaS Action to Migrate a Virtual Machine With vMotion
            Create an Action to Migrate a vSphere Virtual Machine With vMotion
            Edit the Resource Action Form
            Add a Submitted Action Details Form and Save the Action
            Publish the Action for Migrating a Virtual Machine with vMotion
          Create and Publish an XaaS Action to Take a Snapshot
            Create the Action to Take a Snapshot of a vSphere Virtual Machine
            Publish the Action for Taking a Snapshot
          Create and Publish an XaaS Action to Start an Amazon Virtual Machine
            Create a Resource Mapping for Amazon Instances
            Create a Resource Action to Start an Amazon Virtual Machine
            Publish the Action for Starting Amazon Instances
        Troubleshooting Incorrect Accents and Special Characters in XaaS Blueprints
      Publishing a Blueprint
        Publish a Blueprint
    Assembling Composite Blueprints
      Understanding Nested Blueprint Behavior
      Selecting a Machine Component that Supports Software Components
      Creating Property Bindings Between Blueprint Components
      Creating Explicit Dependencies and Controlling the Order of Provisioning
    Managing the Service Catalog
      Checklist for Configuring the Service Catalog
      Creating a Service
        Add a Service
        Add Catalog Items to a Service
      Working with Catalog Items and Actions
        Configure a Catalog Item
        Configure an Action for the Service Catalog
      Creating Entitlements
        Understanding Entitlement Option Interactions
          Services in Entitlements
          Catalog Items and Components in Entitlements
          Actions in Entitlements
          Approval Policies in Entitlements
        Entitle Users to Services, Catalog Items, and Actions
        Prioritize Entitlements
      Working with Approval Policies
        Examples of Approval Policies Based on the Virtual Machine Policy Type
        Example of Actions with Approval Policies Applied in a Composite Deployment
        Example of an Approval Policy in Multiple Entitlements
        Processing Approval Policies in the Service Catalog
        Create an Approval Policy
          Specify Approval Policy Information
          Create an Approval Level
          Configure the Approval Form to Include System and Custom Properties
          Approval Policy Settings
            Approval Policy Type Settings
            Add Approval Policy Settings
            Add Level Information to Approval Policy Settings
            Add System Properties to Approval Policy Settings
            Add Custom Properties to Approval Policy Settings
        Modify an Approval Policy
        Deactivate an Approval Policy
        Delete an Approval Policy
        Scenario: Create and Apply CentOS with MySQL Approval Policies
          Scenario: Create a CentOS with MySQL Virtual Machine Approval Policy
          Scenario: Create a MySQL Software Component Approval Policy
          Scenario: Apply Approval Policies to CentOS with MySQL Components
      Request Machine Provisioning By Using a Parameterized Blueprint
      Scenario: Make the CentOS with MySQL Application Blueprint Available in the Service Catalog
        Scenario: Create a Development and Quality Engineering Catalog Service
        Scenario: Add CentOS with MySQL to Your Dev and QE Service
        Scenario: Entitle Users to Request Dev and QE Service Items as a Catalog Item
    Managing Deployed Catalog Items
      Running Actions for Provisioned Resources
        Action Menu Commands for Provisioned Resources
        Configure a Metrics Provider
        Send Reclamation Requests
        Track Reclamation Requests
        Change the Reservation of a Managed Machine
        Create a Snapshot of Your Machine
        Connect Remotely to a Machine
        Configuring Remote Consoles for vSphere with Untrusted SSL Certificates
          Configure Firefox to Trust a Certificate for vRealize Automation
          Configure Internet Explorer to Trust a Certificate for vRealize Automation Appliance
          Configure Chrome to Trust a Certificate for vRealize Automation Appliance
        Force Destroy a Deployment After a Failed Destroy Request
        Troubleshooting Missing Actions in the Resource Actions Menu
        Troubleshooting a Failed Deployment That Includes a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
      Specify Machine Reconfiguration Settings
        Reconfigure CPUs and Memory
        Edit Storage Settings
        Change Network Settings
        Change Custom Property and Property Group Settings
        Execute the Requested Machine Reconfiguration
          Workflow States of Reconfigure Operations
      Reconfigure a Load Balancer in a Deployment
      Change NAT Rules in a Deployment
      Add or Remove Security Items in a Deployment
      Display All NAT Rules for an Existing NSX Edge
  Life Cycle Extensibility
    Machine Extensibility Overview
      Machine Life Cycle Extensibility
      Choosing a Life Cycle Extensibility Scenario
    Extending Machine Lifecycles By Using vRealize Orchestrator
      Extending Machine Lifecycles by Using vRealize Orchestrator Checklist
      Configuring the vRealize Automation Plug-in for Machine Extensibility
        Add a vRealize Automation Host
        Add an IaaS Host
        Install vRealize Orchestrator Customization
        Create a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
      Customizing IaaS Workflows By Using vRealize Orchestrator
        Assign a State Change Workflow to a Blueprint and Its Virtual Machines
    Configuring Workflow Subscriptions to Extend vRealize Automation
      Event Topics Provided With vRealize Automation
      Workflow Subscriptions and Event Broker Terminology
      Blockable and Replyable Event Topics
      Best Practices for Creating vRealize Orchestrator Workflows for Workflow Subscriptions
      Workflow Subscription Settings
        Workflow Subscription Event Topic Tab Settings
        Workflow Subscription Conditions Tab Settings
        Workflow Subscription Workflow Tab Settings
        Workflow Subscription Details Tab Settings
      Working with Provisioning and Life Cycle Workflow Subscriptions
        Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Workflows for Provisioning and Life Cycle Workflows
        Workflow Subscription Life Cycle State Definitions
          VMPS Master Workflow Life Cycle States
          Example of VMPS Master Workflow
          Provisioning Life Cycle States by Machine Type
        Configuring the Timeout Values for States and Events
        Configuring the Error Behavior for States and Events
        Scenario: Take a Post-Provisioning Snapshot of a Virtual Machine
          Scenario: Create a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow for a Post-Provisioning Snapshot Action
          Scenario: Create a Post-Provisioning Snapshot Workflow Subscription
      Working with Approval Workflow Subscriptions
        Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Workflows for Approval Event Topics
        Scenario: Send Software Requests to an External System for Approval
          Scenario: Create a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow for Approval Workflow Subscriptions
          Scenario: Create an Approval Policy for External Approval
          Scenario: Create a Pre-Approval Workflow Subscription
      Troubleshooting Workflow Subscriptions
        Troubleshooting vRealize Orchestrator Workflows That Do Not Start
        Troubleshooting Provisioning Requests That Take Too Much Time
        Troubleshooting a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow That Does Not Run for an Approval Request
        Troubleshooting a Rejected Approval Request That Should Be Approved
        Troubleshooting a Rejected Approval Request
    Extending Machine Life Cycles By Using vRealize Automation Designer
      Extending Machine Life Cycles By Using vRealize Automation Designer Checklist
      Installing and Configuring vRealize Automation Designer
        Installing vRealize Automation Designer
          vRealize Automation Designer Prerequisites
          Download the vRealize Automation Designer Installer
          Install vRealize Automation Designer
        Configuring vRealize Orchestrator Endpoints
          vCenter Orchestrator Integration Prerequisites
          Create a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint
          Associate a vRealize Orchestrator Endpoint with a Blueprint
      Customizing IaaS Workflows By Using vRealize Automation Designer
        The vRealize Automation Designer Console
        IaaS Workflow Types
          State Change Workflows
          Configuring a State Change Workflow Overview
          Menu Operation Workflows
          Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow Overview
        Customize an IaaS Workflow
        Using vRealize Orchestrator Workflow Activities
          Call a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
          Get the Status of a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
          Get the Results of a vRealize Orchestrator Workflow
          vRealize Orchestrator and IaaS Object Types
        Configure a Blueprint to Call a State Change Workflow
        Configuring a Menu Operation Workflow
          Configure a Menu Operation
            Create an Operation Configuration File
            Install an Operation in the Model Manager
          Register New Menu Operations with the Service Catalog
          Configure a Blueprint to Enable a Menu Operation Workflow
        Revert to a Previous Revision of a Workflow
    Workflows and Distributed Execution Management
      Associate Workflows and DEM Workers by Using Skills
      Remove Associations between Skills and DEM Workers
      Remove Associations between Skills and Workflows
      Remove a Skill
    CloudUtil Command Reference
      DEM Commands
        DEM-Add-Skills
        DEM-List
        DEM-Remove-Skills
      File Commands
        File-Export
        File-Import
        File-List
        File-Remove-All
        File-Remove-Rev
        File-Rollback
        File-Update
      Operation Commands
        Operation-Create
        Operation-Delete
        Operation-List
      Skill Commands
        Skill-Install
        Skill-List
        Skill-Uninstall
      Workflow Commands
        Workflow-Add-Skills
        Workflow-List
        Workflow-Remove-Skills
        Workflow-Rollback
        Workflow-Update
      Import Commands
        Machine-BulkRegisterExport
        Machine-BulkRegisterImport
    vRealize Automation Workflow Activity Reference
      DynamicOps.Repository.Activities
        AddLink
        AddObject
        AttachTo
        CreateRepositoryServiceContext<T>
        DeleteLink
        DeleteObject
        InvokeRepositoryWorkflow
        LoadProperty
        SaveChanges
        SetLink
        UpdateObject
      DynamicOps.Cdk.Activities
        ExecutePowerShellScript
        ExecuteSshScript
        GetMachineName
        GetMachineOwner
        GetMachineProperties
        GetMachineProperty
        GetScriptFromName
        InvokePowerShell
        InvokeSshCommand
        LogMachineEvent
        LogMessage
        RunProcess
        SendEmail
        SetMachineProperty
        SetWorkflowResult
  Custom Properties and the Property Dictionary
    Using Custom Properties
      Adding Custom Properties
      Using Properties in Machine Provisioning
      Understanding Custom Properties Precedence
        Custom Property Types
    Custom Properties Grouped by Function
      Custom Properties for Blueprints and Deployments
      Custom Properties for Naming and Analyzing Deployments
      Custom Properties for OpenStack Endpoints
      Custom Properties for Clone Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Linked Clone Blueprints
      Custom Properties for FlexClone Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Basic Workflow Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Linux Kickstart Blueprints
      Custom Properties for SCCM Blueprints
      Custom Properties for WIM Blueprints
      Custom Properties for vCloud Air and vCloud Director Blueprints
      Custom Properties for Networking
      Custom Properties and Property Groups for Containers
      Custom Properties for PXE Provisioning
      Custom Properties for vRealize Automation Guest Agent
      Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
      Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
    Custom Properties Grouped by Name
      Custom Properties Underscore (_)
      Custom Properties A
      Custom Properties B
      Custom Properties C
      Custom Properties E
      Custom Properties H
      Custom Properties I
      Custom Properties L
      Custom Properties M
      Custom Properties N
      Custom Properties O
      Custom Properties P
      Custom Properties R
      Custom Properties S
      Custom Properties V
      Custom Properties X
    Using the Property Dictionary
      Using Property Definitions
        Create and Test Custom Property Definitions
          Create Custom Property Definitions
            Create a Property Definition
            Create a Custom Property That Validates Against a Regular Expression
            Create a vRealize Orchestrator Action Custom Property Definition
            Bind Custom Properties to Create a Parent-Child Relationship
          Add a Custom Property to a Blueprint
            Add a Custom Property or Property Group as a Blueprint Machine Property
            Add a Custom Property as a Network Custom Property
          Verify the Custom Property in the Catalog Request Form
        Configuration Details for the vRealize Orchestrator Action Custom Property Definitions
          Network Custom Property Definition
          Reservation Policy Custom Property Definition
          PowerShell Script Custom Property Definition
          Database Query Custom Property Definition
          Custom Action Custom Property Definition
      Using Property Groups
        Create a Property Group
    Defining Component Profile Settings
      Configure Component Profile Image Settings for Catalog Deployments
      Configure Component Profile Size Settings for Catalog Deployments
  Integrating Third-Party Server Automation Tools
    IaaS Integration for BMC BladeLogic
      BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Overview
      Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
      Install an EPI Agent for BMC BladeLogic
      Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
      Integrate BMC BladeLogic
      Creating BMC BladeLogic Blueprints
        Add BMC BladeLogic Integration to a Blueprint
        Custom Properties for BMC BladeLogic Configuration Manager Integration
      Publish a Blueprint
    IaaS Integration for HP Server Automation
      HP Server Automation Overview
      Install the HP Server Automation PowerShell Snap-In
        Set the PowerShell Execution Policy to RemoteSigned
      Install an EPI Agent for HP Server Automation
      Extend the Default Software Installation Timeout
      Integrating HP Server Automation
        Enable Provisioning from HP Server Automation Boot Images
        Preparing an HP Server Automation Template for Cloning
          Prepare a Reference Machine for Linux
          Prepare a Reference Machine for Windows
      Enable vRealize Automation Software Installation from HP Server Automation
      Creating Blueprints for HP Server Automation
        Create a Virtual Blueprint for Creating from an HP Server Automation Boot Image
        Create a Blueprint for Cloning from an HP Server Automation Template
      Custom Properties for HP Server Automation Integration
      Publish a Blueprint
  Maintaining and Customizing vRealize Automation Components and Options
    Broadcast a Message on the Message Board Portlet
    Starting Up and Shutting Down vRealize Automation
      Start Up vRealize Automation
      Restart vRealize Automation
      Shut Down vRealize Automation
    Updating vRealize Automation Certificates
      Extracting Certificates and Private Keys
      Replace Certificates in the vRealize Automation Appliance
      Replace the Infrastructure as a Service Certificate
      Replace the IaaS Manager Service Certificate
      Updating the vRealize Automation Appliance Management Site Certificate
        Find the Management Agent Identifier
        Replace the vRealize Automation Appliance Management Site Certificate
        Update Management Agent Certificate Recognition
          Manually Update Management Agent Certificate Recognition
          Automatically Update Management Agents in a Distributed Environment to Recognize a vRealize Automation Appliance Management Site Certificate
      Replace a Management Agent Certificate
      Change the Polling Method for Certificates
    Managing the vRealize Automation Postgres Appliance Database
      Configure the Appliance Database
      Scenario: Perform Manual Appliance Database Failover
      Scenario: Perform a Maintenance Database Failover
    Backup and Recovery for vRealize Automation Installations
      Backing Up vRealize Automation
        Backing Up vRealize Automation Certificates
        Backing Up Load Balancers
        Backing Up vRealize Automation Databases
        Backing Up the vRealize Automation Appliance
        Backing Up IaaS Components
      Activate the Failover Manager Service Host
      vRealize Automation System Recovery
        Restoring vRealize Automation Databases
          Configure the SQL Database for a New Host Name
        Restore the vRealize Automation Appliance and Load Balancer
        Restoring the IaaS Website, Manager Services, and Their Load Balancers
          Restore the IaaS Website Service or Web Load Balancer
          Restore the Manager Service or Manager Service Load Balancer
        Reinstall the DEM Orchestrator and the DEM Workers
        Reinstall the IaaS Agents
    The Customer Experience Improvement Program
      Join or Leave the Customer Experience Improvement Program for vRealize Automation
      Configure Data Collection Time
    Adjusting System Settings
      Modify the All Services Icon in the Service Catalog
      Customize Data Rollover Settings
      Adjusting Settings in the Manager Service Configuration File
        Setting Resource-Intensive Concurrency Limits
          Configuring Concurrent Machine Provisioning
          Configuring Concurrent Data Collections
          Adjust Concurrency Limits and Timeout Intervals
          Adjust Execution Frequency of Machine Callbacks
        Adjust IaaS Log Settings
    Monitoring vRealize Automation
      Monitoring Workflows and Viewing Logs
      Monitoring Event Logs and Services
        vRealize Automation Services
      Viewing Host Information for Clusters in Distributed Deployments
        Collect Logs for Clusters and Distributed Deployments
        Remove a Node from the Distributed Deployment Information Table
    Monitoring vRealize Automation Health
      Run System Tests For vRealize Automation
      Run Tenant Tests For vRealize Automation
      Run Tests For vRealize Orchestrator
      View the vRealize Automation Health Service Test Suite Results
      Troubleshooting the Health Service
        Service Status Test Fails
    Monitoring and Managing Resources
      Choosing a Resource Monitoring Scenario
        Managing Resource Reports
          Add Reports to the Home Page
          Configure the Report Layout
          Export Report Data
          Resource Reports
          Add the Business Groups Resource Allocation Portlet to the Home Tab
      Resource Usage Terminology
      Connecting to a Cloud Machine
        Collect User Credentials for an Amazon Machine
        Collect User Credentials for a vCloud Machine
      Reducing Reservation Usage by Attrition
      Decommissioning a Storage Path
        Disable a Storage Path
      Data Collection
        Start Endpoint Data Collection Manually
        Configure Compute Resource Data Collection
        Update Cost Data for All Compute Resources
      Understanding vSwap Allocation Checking for vCenter Server Endpoints
      Removing Datacenter Locations
    Monitoring Containers
    Bulk Import, Update, or Migrate Virtual Machines
      Import a Virtual Machine to a vRealize Automation Deployment
      Update a Virtual Machine in a vRealize Automation Deployment
      Migrate a Virtual Machine to a Different vRealize Automation Environment
Using the vRealize Orchestrator Plug-In for vRealize Automation 7.3
  Role of vRealize Orchestrator with the vRealize Automation Plug-In
  Configuring the vRealize Automation Plug-In
    Configuration Workflows
      Add a vRealize Automation Host
      Add an IaaS Host
  Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Workflows
    Remove Operation Restrictions
      Restricted Operations
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Inventory
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Administration Workflows
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Infrastructure Administration Workflows
      Create a vRealize Automation IaaS Model Entity
      Read a vRealize Automation IaaS Model Entity
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Requests Workflows
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Sample Workflows
    Access the vRealize Automation Plug-In API
  Example vRealize Automation Plug-In Scripts
    CRUD Infrastructure Administration Tasks Example Scripts
    Finding vRealize Automation Entities Example Scripts
    Get a Resource Provisioned by vRealize Automation Example Script
    Common Tasks Example Scripts
  Role of vRealize Orchestrator with the vRealize Automation Plug-In
  Configuring the vRealize Automation Plug-In
    Configuration Workflows
      Add a vRealize Automation Host
      Add an IaaS Host
  Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Workflows
    Remove Operation Restrictions
      Restricted Operations
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Inventory
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Administration Workflows
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Infrastructure Administration Workflows
      Create a vRealize Automation IaaS Model Entity
      Read a vRealize Automation IaaS Model Entity
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Requests Workflows
    Using the vRealize Automation Plug-In Sample Workflows
    Access the vRealize Automation Plug-In API
  Example vRealize Automation Plug-In Scripts
    CRUD Infrastructure Administration Tasks Example Scripts
    Finding vRealize Automation Entities Example Scripts
    Get a Resource Provisioned by vRealize Automation Example Script
    Common Tasks Example Scripts
Programming Guide
  Overview of the vRealize Automation REST API
    REST API Services
    Using the vRealize Automation REST API
    About the API Use Cases
  REST API Authentication
    About HTTP Bearer Tokens
    Configure the Duration of an HTTP Bearer Token
    Request an HTTP Bearer Token
      Syntax for Requesting an HTTP Bearer Token
    Validate an HTTP Bearer Token
    Delete an HTTP Bearer Token
  Creating a Tenant
    Prerequisites for Creating a Tenant
    Create a Tenant With Parameters Inline
    Create a Tenant With a JSON File
    Identity Service Examples for Creating a Tenant
      Syntax for Displaying Your Current Tenants
      Syntax for Requesting a New Tenant
      Syntax for Listing All Tenant Identity Stores
      Syntax for Linking an Identity Store to the Tenant
      Syntax for Searching LDAP or Active Directory for a User
      Syntax for Assigning a User to a Role
      Syntax for Displaying all Roles Assigned to a User
  Requesting a Machine
    Request a Machine
    Catalog Service Examples for Requesting a Machine
      Syntax for Listing Shared and Private Catalog Items
      Syntax for Getting Information for a Catalog Item
      Syntax for Getting a Template Request for a Catalog Item
      Syntax for Requesting a Machine
      Syntax for Viewing Details of a Machine Request
  Approving a Machine Request
    Approve a Machine Request
    Work Item Service Examples for Approving a Machine Request
      Syntax for Listing Work Items
      Syntax for Getting Work Item Details
      Syntax for Constructing a JSON File to Approve a Machine Request
      Syntax for Approving a Submitted Machine Request
      Syntax for Updating Price Information
  Listing Provisioned Resources
    Prerequisites for Listing Provisioned Resources
    Display Your Provisioned Resources Example
    Display Provisioned Resources by Resource Type Example
    Display All Available Resource Types Example
    Display Provisioned Resources by Business Groups You Manage Example
    View Machine Details Example
  Managing Provisioned Deployments
    Manage Provisioned Deployments
    Perform a Day 2 Action: Power Off
    Perform a Day 2 Action: Change Lease
    Catalog Service Examples for Managing Provisioned Deployments
      Syntax for Getting Deployment Details
      Syntax for Navigating to the Children of a Deployed Resource
  Working with Reservations
    Prerequisites for Working With Reservations
    Create a Reservation
      Display a List of Supported Reservation Types
      Displaying a Schema Definition for a Reservation
        Display a Schema Definition for a vSphere Reservation
        Display a Schema Definition for an Amazon Reservation
        Display a Schema Definition for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Get the Business Group ID for a Reservation
      Get a Compute Resource for the Reservation
      Getting a Resources Schema by Reservation Type
        Get Resources Schema for a vSphere Reservation
        Get Resources Schema for an Amazon Reservation
        Get Resources Schema for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Creating a Reservation By Type
        Create a vSphere Reservation
        Create an Amazon Reservation
        Create a vCloud Air Reservation
      Verify a Reservation and Get Reservation Details
    Display a List of Reservations
    Update a Reservation
    Delete a Reservation
    Service Examples for Working with Reservations
      Syntax for Displaying a List of Reservations
      Syntax for Displaying a Schema Definition for a vSphere Reservation
      Syntax for Displaying a Schema Definition for an Amazon Reservation
      Syntax for Displaying a Schema Definition for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Syntax for Getting the Business Group ID for a Reservation
      Syntax for Getting a Compute Resource for a Reservation
      Syntax for Getting Resources Schema for a vSphere Reservation
      Syntax for Getting Resources Schema for an Amazon Reservation
      Syntax for Getting Resources Schema for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Syntax for Creating a vSphere Reservation
      Syntax for Creating an Amazon Reservation
      Syntax for Creating a vCloud Air Reservation
      Syntax for Verifying a Reservation and Getting Reservation Details
      Syntax for Displaying a List of Supported Reservation Types
      Syntax for Updating a Reservation
      Syntax for Deleting a Reservation
  Working with Reservation Policies
    Prerequisites for Working with Reservation Policies
    List Reservation Policies Example
    Create a Reservation Policy Example
    Display a Reservation Policy by ID Example
    Update a Reservation Policy Example
    Deleting a Reservation Policy Example
  Working with Key Pairs
    Prerequisites for Working with Key Pairs
    Get a Key Pair List Example
    Create a Key Pair Example
    Query a Key Pair Example
    Update a Key Pair Example
    Delete a Key Pair Example
  Working with Network Profiles
    Prerequisites for Working With Network Profiles
    Get a Network Profile List Example
    Create an External Network Profile Without IPAM Example
    Create an External Network Profile Using External IPAM Example
    Query a Network Profile Example
    Update a Network Profile Example
    Delete a Network Profile Example
  Getting a List of Available IP Ranges
    Get a List of Available IP Ranges for an IPAM Provider
  Importing and Exporting Content
    Understanding Blueprint Schema
    Prerequisites for Importing and Exporting Content
    List Supported Content Types Example
    List Available Content Example
    Filter Content by Content Type Example
    Create a Package for Export Example
    List Packages in the Content Service Example
    Export a Package Example
    Validate a Content Bundle Before Importing example
    Import a Package Example
    Export XaaS Content Example
    Import XaaS Content Example
  Related Tools and Documentation
    Viewing Reference Information for an API
    Using vRealize CloudClient
    Using Third Party Tools
  Filtering and Formatting REST API Information
  Overview of the vRealize Automation REST API
    REST API Services
    Using the vRealize Automation REST API
    About the API Use Cases
  REST API Authentication
    About HTTP Bearer Tokens
    Configure the Duration of an HTTP Bearer Token
    Request an HTTP Bearer Token
      Syntax for Requesting an HTTP Bearer Token
    Validate an HTTP Bearer Token
    Delete an HTTP Bearer Token
  Creating a Tenant
    Prerequisites for Creating a Tenant
    Create a Tenant With Parameters Inline
    Create a Tenant With a JSON File
    Identity Service Examples for Creating a Tenant
      Syntax for Displaying Your Current Tenants
      Syntax for Requesting a New Tenant
      Syntax for Listing All Tenant Identity Stores
      Syntax for Linking an Identity Store to the Tenant
      Syntax for Searching LDAP or Active Directory for a User
      Syntax for Assigning a User to a Role
      Syntax for Displaying all Roles Assigned to a User
  Requesting a Machine
    Request a Machine
    Catalog Service Examples for Requesting a Machine
      Syntax for Listing Shared and Private Catalog Items
      Syntax for Getting Information for a Catalog Item
      Syntax for Getting a Template Request for a Catalog Item
      Syntax for Requesting a Machine
      Syntax for Viewing Details of a Machine Request
  Approving a Machine Request
    Approve a Machine Request
    Work Item Service Examples for Approving a Machine Request
      Syntax for Listing Work Items
      Syntax for Getting Work Item Details
      Syntax for Constructing a JSON File to Approve a Machine Request
      Syntax for Approving a Submitted Machine Request
      Syntax for Updating Price Information
  Listing Provisioned Resources
    Prerequisites for Listing Provisioned Resources
    Display Your Provisioned Resources Example
    Display Provisioned Resources by Resource Type Example
    Display All Available Resource Types Example
    Display Provisioned Resources by Business Groups You Manage Example
    View Machine Details Example
  Managing Provisioned Deployments
    Manage Provisioned Deployments
    Perform a Day 2 Action: Power Off
    Perform a Day 2 Action: Change Lease
    Catalog Service Examples for Managing Provisioned Deployments
      Syntax for Getting Deployment Details
      Syntax for Navigating to the Children of a Deployed Resource
  Working with Reservations
    Prerequisites for Working With Reservations
    Create a Reservation
      Display a List of Supported Reservation Types
      Displaying a Schema Definition for a Reservation
        Display a Schema Definition for a vSphere Reservation
        Display a Schema Definition for an Amazon Reservation
        Display a Schema Definition for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Get the Business Group ID for a Reservation
      Get a Compute Resource for the Reservation
      Getting a Resources Schema by Reservation Type
        Get Resources Schema for a vSphere Reservation
        Get Resources Schema for an Amazon Reservation
        Get Resources Schema for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Creating a Reservation By Type
        Create a vSphere Reservation
        Create an Amazon Reservation
        Create a vCloud Air Reservation
      Verify a Reservation and Get Reservation Details
    Display a List of Reservations
    Update a Reservation
    Delete a Reservation
    Service Examples for Working with Reservations
      Syntax for Displaying a List of Reservations
      Syntax for Displaying a Schema Definition for a vSphere Reservation
      Syntax for Displaying a Schema Definition for an Amazon Reservation
      Syntax for Displaying a Schema Definition for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Syntax for Getting the Business Group ID for a Reservation
      Syntax for Getting a Compute Resource for a Reservation
      Syntax for Getting Resources Schema for a vSphere Reservation
      Syntax for Getting Resources Schema for an Amazon Reservation
      Syntax for Getting Resources Schema for a vCloud Air Reservation
      Syntax for Creating a vSphere Reservation
      Syntax for Creating an Amazon Reservation
      Syntax for Creating a vCloud Air Reservation
      Syntax for Verifying a Reservation and Getting Reservation Details
      Syntax for Displaying a List of Supported Reservation Types
      Syntax for Updating a Reservation
      Syntax for Deleting a Reservation
  Working with Reservation Policies
    Prerequisites for Working with Reservation Policies
    List Reservation Policies Example
    Create a Reservation Policy Example
    Display a Reservation Policy by ID Example
    Update a Reservation Policy Example
    Deleting a Reservation Policy Example
  Working with Key Pairs
    Prerequisites for Working with Key Pairs
    Get a Key Pair List Example
    Create a Key Pair Example
    Query a Key Pair Example
    Update a Key Pair Example
    Delete a Key Pair Example
  Working with Network Profiles
    Prerequisites for Working With Network Profiles
    Get a Network Profile List Example
    Create an External Network Profile Without IPAM Example
    Create an External Network Profile Using External IPAM Example
    Query a Network Profile Example
    Update a Network Profile Example
    Delete a Network Profile Example
  Getting a List of Available IP Ranges
    Get a List of Available IP Ranges for an IPAM Provider
  Importing and Exporting Content
    Understanding Blueprint Schema
    Prerequisites for Importing and Exporting Content
    List Supported Content Types Example
    List Available Content Example
    Filter Content by Content Type Example
    Create a Package for Export Example
    List Packages in the Content Service Example
    Export a Package Example
    Validate a Content Bundle Before Importing example
    Import a Package Example
    Export XaaS Content Example
    Import XaaS Content Example
  Related Tools and Documentation
    Viewing Reference Information for an API
    Using vRealize CloudClient
    Using Third Party Tools
  Filtering and Formatting REST API Information
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