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VMware vRealize Configuration Manager Cookbook by Abhijeet Shriram Janwalkar

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Chapter 11. Understanding VCM Console

Before you start using VCM, let's have a small primer to the console, as we've used it throughout the entire book and it's better to get familiarized with it.

Here's how to connect to the VCM console:

Sr. no.

VCM deployment

Default console link

1

Single-tier

https://<VCM Server IP/FQDN>/VCM

2

Two-tier

https://<Collector Server IP/FQDN>/VCM

3

Three-tier

https://<Web Server IP/FQDN>/VCM

The only supported browser is IE in various versions, so enter the URL and hit Enter in the browser and provide the credentials. Select the role if you have multiple roles, and then you will enter the amazing world of VCM.

The console looks like the following screenshot:

The very first blue row gives you the name of ...

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