VMware vRealize Automation provides self-service IT deployment and delivery through a secure portal. The portal enables users to request new IT services and manage IT resources while ensuring compliance with business policies. Requests are processed through a published service catalog to provide a consistent user experience regardless of the underlying physical hardware configuration.
vRealize Automation can be deployed to support configurations of various sizes, which generally align with the deployment size of the Dell EMC Ready Stack. Provision resources for vRealize Automation components from the vCenter system that contains the server, network, and storage resources in the platform management cluster.
The vRealize Automation deployment process includes the following steps:
All Ready Stack configuration sizes provide sufficient resources to support these vRealize Automation deployment types.
While multiple installation methods are available, the consolidated vRealize Automation Installation Wizard is the primary installation tool.
As with any complex application, a successful vRealize Automation deployment requires extensive predeployment planning. Ensure that resources are in place before commencing installation, including, but not limited to:
For detailed installation and deployment information, see Installing and Upgrading vRealize Automation.