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Orf Gelbrich
Cisco Employee
Cisco Employee
Task NameSimple 3 Tier Stack / Multiple VM(s) / Multiple Catalogs / Multiple VDC(s)
  1. Simple 3 Tier Stack / Multiple VM(s) / Multiple Catalogs / Multiple VDC(s)
  1. Tested on 5.2
ComponentsvSphere 5.x
User Inputs

Instructions for Regular Workflow Use:

  1. Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer.
  2. Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFD file.
  3. Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
  4. Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
  5. Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFD file resides. Choose the .WFD file and click "Open".
  6. Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed. Then click "Next".
  7. Click the "Select" button next to "Import Workflows". Click the "Check All" button to check all checkboxes and then the "Select" button.
  8. Click "Submit".
  9. A new folder should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow. You will now need to update the included tasks with information about the specific environment.

The Catalog Example:

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The End User Service offering:

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The Selection Process (Multiple Templates / Multiple VM(s) / Multiple VDC(s):

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The Wrapper Deployment workflow:

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The Individual Service Deployments:

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The result:

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The VM's in vCenter:

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The Underlying Catalog(s):

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The Underlying VDC(s):

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The Underlying Networks:

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Level 1
Level 1

How does the VM name gets appended with increment numbers if the quantity set is greater than 1?

Cisco Employee
Cisco Employee

${VMNAME}####  .  In the system policy VM Name or VM Prefix the ####  will dictate the increment.

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