vRA 8.x GitLab Integration

Create the GitLab integration in vRealize Automation: 1. Navigate to Infrastructure > Connections > Integrations. 2. Click + ADD INTEGRATION. 3. Select GitLab. 4. Enter the Name and Description. 5. Enter the server URL. 6. Enter the access token. 7. Click VALIDATE. 8. Click ADD. The Access Token is copied from the GitLab console. Preparing […]

Install Rancher and set up a Kubernetes cluster

Install docker: install Rancher in a docker container (single node) with persistent data. We’ll map 80 of the container to 8080 of the docker host and 443 of the container to 8443 of the external host, I’m doing this since I will be using the above ports for different containers. check the status of the […]

Replace Usage Meter 4.2 certificates

Note: Before making any changes, it is highly recommended that you take the necessary backup/snapshots of the usage meter VM instances. Usage meter certificate replacement is rather simple. Usage meter 4.2 Runs on Nginx and the Nginx configuration for the webserver is located here Let’s take a look at the Nginx configuration for certificate and […]

Usage meter 4.x root password reset/unlock

At the photon logo, press ‘e’ and you will see the editable grub menu:Append rw init=/bin/bash on the line that starts with “linux” Press ctrl + x or f10 to continue you should see a screen similar to the below: To unlock the account, type the below command (if you know the password) to reset […]