VConnect

VConnect is a Resource provider service in HYBR that helps you to manage On-premise and Cloud data-centers.

VCONNECT SERVICE SPECIFIC REQUIREMENT

This is required only if you have opted for VConnect feature. This must be on HYBR resource provider server where VConnect will be installed.

  • VMware vSphere PowerCLI (Supported Versions: 5.5 to 11.2)

  • VMM 2016 Console (latest rollup)

  • AWS CLI (Supported Versions: 1.11.10 to 1.11.13)

  • Azure Power Shell (Supported Versions: 1.5 to 3.0)

POWER SHELL CONFIGURATION

Run the following commands in Power Shell on the HYBR Resource Provider Server and use appropriate thresholds for your environment.

winrm set winrm/config/client '@{TrustedHosts ="powerShellMachine"}'

winrm set winrm/config/client '@{AllowUnencrypted="true"}'

winrm set winrm/config/winrs '@{MaxShellsPerUser="500"}'

Run the following commands in the Windows Power Shell on the HYBR Resource Provider server and use appropriate thresholds for your environment.

Set-Item -Path WSMan:\localhost\Plugin\microsoft.powershell\Quotas\MaxShells - Value 500

Set-Item -Path WSMan:\localhost\Plugin\microsoft.powershell\Quotas\MaxShellsPerUser -Value 500

Set-Item -Path WSMan:\localhost\Plugin\microsoft.powershell32\Quotas\MaxShells - Value 500

Set-Item -Path WSMan:\localhost\Plugin\microsoft.powershell32\Quotas\MaxShellsPerUser -Value 500

Restart-Service winrm

SQL POWER SHELL CONFIGURATION

Run the following commands in Power Shell window in administrator mode on the HYBR Application Server for configuration SQL and use appropriate thresholds for your environment.

install-module sqlserver

update-module sqlserver

import-module sqlserver

VMWare VSPHERE Integration SPECIFIC CONFIGURATION - (Its only required for vCenter configuration)

This is required only for vCenter integration.

  • Clusters that will be configured with VConnect must have DRS turned on in vCenter.

  • Ensure that VM Templates in the vCenter environment used for VM provisioning through VConnect, are created with only 1 core per socket and 1 CPU.

  • vCenter VM templates must not be sys-prepped and VMware tools must installed.

Microsoft System Center Integration SPECIFIC CONFIGURATION – (its only required for Microsoft System Center Integration)

  • Add the VMM server (FQDN) as trusted host in HYBR Resource provider server

winrm set winrm/config/client '@{TrustedHosts ="<VMMserverFQDN>"}'

  • Service provider foundation URL & VMM stamp must be added in SPF server for respective VMM server.

  • Following ports should be accessible from HYBR Resource provide server.

  1. 8090 (SPF)

  2. 5985 (WinRM-http)

  3. 5986 (WinRM-https)