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VMware vSphere 5.5 Cookbook by Abhilash G B

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Creating a vCenter Linked Mode group

The information in the previous section will help you deploy your SSO servers in a mode compatible with vCenter Linked Mode. Linked Mode provides a single pane of glass for administration when you have more than one vCenter Server in your environment. Keep in mind, though, that you can only include up to 10 vCenter Servers in a Linked mode group.

Getting ready

The vCenter Servers that you intend to link should be registered to the same Single Sign-On server domain. If it isn't, and if you want to register the vCenter components to the SSO server, use the instructions in the VMware Knowledge Base article KB#2033620 at http://kb.vmware.com/kb/2033620.

For instructions on how to deploy SSO for Linked Mode, read the ...

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