LcmCommonVCenter

The VCenter structure contains configuration of the VC that hosts/will host an appliance.


Properties

connection Required

The configuration to connect to an ESX/VC.


placement_config Required

The location of the new version of the vCSA on the desired vCenter. All names are case-sensitive. you can install the appliance to one of the following destinations: 1. A resource pool in a cluster, use ‘cluster_path’. 2. A specific ESX host in a cluster, use ‘host_path’. 3. A resource pool in a specific ESX host being managed by the current vCenter, use ‘resource_pool_path’. 4. To install a new appliance to a specific ESX host in a cluster, provide the ‘host_path’ key, and the ‘datastore_name’, e.g. ‘host_path’: ‘/MyDataCenter/host/MyCluster/10.20.30.40’, ‘datastore_name’: ‘Your Datastore’. 5. To install a new appliance to a specific resource pool, provide the ‘resource_pool_path’, and the ‘datastore_name’, e.g. ‘resource_pool_path’: ‘/Your Datacenter Folder/Your Datacenter/host/Your Cluster/Resources/Your Resource Pool’, ‘datastore_name’: ‘Your Datastore’. 6. To place a new appliance to a virtual machine Folder, provide the ‘vm_folder_path’, e.g. vm_folder_path’: ‘VM Folder 0/VM Folder1’.

JSON Example

{
    "connection": {
        "hostname": "string",
        "password": "string",
        "username": "string"
    },
    "placement_config": {
        "network_name": "string"
    }
}
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