Uploaded newer version of workflows which are validated on UCS Director 5.2 release (Note: It has few enhancements to support UCS Director 5.2 specific features which include Name Policy for vDC's system policy and Linked Clone storage option under vDC's storage policy.)
This workflow creates a new Group or Tenant and a new vDC for the Tenant in UCS Director on a Vblock 3xx/7xx infrastructure.
Compatible UCS Director Versions:
UCS Director 5.1 (Workflow Version 1.0)
UCS Director 5.2 (Workflow Version 2.0)
Virtualization, Compute, Network and Storage
Cisco UCS Director
VCE Vblock 3xx/7xx
A vDC profile is pre-created. The vDC profile consists of compute, network, storage, system and other optional policies similar to a normal vDC. It is used as a template to create a new vDC for a new Tenant. Please refer UCS Director documentation 'How to Create vDC Profile for more information.
vDC profile's network policy is created only with one vNIC configuration (Note: This workflow is limited to configure only one vNIC per VM)
vDC profile's system policy is created for either Linux or both Linux and Windows Images.
Workflow Tasks Included:
Create Resource Pool
Tenant_vDC (Custom Task)
The below user inputs should be provided by user after executing the workflow.
User Input Description
Select Vblock 3XX POD for checking RCM Compliance Score
Enter Group Name or Tenant Name
Enter Group Admin Contact Email Address
Select a vDC Profile Template to create a new vDC
Select ESXi Cluster on which the vDC resources created or selected
Select Parent Resource Pool on ESXi Cluster
Select a Shared Datastore on ESXi Cluster
Select a DVswitch Network Port Group
Select IP Address Pool for VM Access in a vDC
Enter Windows Domain Name to join the Windows VMs to Active Directory
Enter Windows Domain Admin UserName to Join the Windows VMs to Active Directory
Enter Windows Domain Admin Password to join the Windows VMs to Active Directory
The Admin Input values are pre-defined in the workflow by the admin user. Edit the Workflow properties, go to user inputs section and modify the below inputs appropriately.
User Input Description
Enter minimum compliance score for a Vblock.
Workflow Additional Configuration:
None (The task inputs can be customized as per user requirements)
Instructions for Use:
Download the attached .ZIP file below to your computer. *Remember the location of the saved file on your computer.
Unzip the file on your computer. Should end up with a .WFDX file.
Log in to UCS Director as a user that has "system-admin" privileges.
Navigate to "Policies-->Orchestration" and click on "Import".
Click "Browse" and navigate to the location on your computer where the .WFD file resides. Choose the .WFDX file and click "Open".
Click "Upload" and then "OK" once the file upload is completed, Select 'Create_New_Tenant_and_vDC_On_Vblock_3XX or Create_New_Tenant_and_vDC_On_Vblock_7XX' and Then click "Next".
A new folder called 'Vblock-3XX-Validated or Vblock-7XX-Validated' should appear in "Policies-->Orchestration" that contains the imported workflow. You will now need to update the included tasks with information specific to the environment. (See Above)