Vcloud Director 5.5.2 Installation Guide

1.Introduction

1.1   Target Audience/Purpose/Scope:

This document is targeted Vcloud Director Installation and Prerequisite Requirements.

*If you not review the Vcloud Director Architecture and Overview, you can reference, “What is Vcloud? Section, It is recommended but not required.

1.2   Scope of the document:
Cover only Vcloud Director Prerequisites Requirements  and Installation Guide.

This document will not provide Administration or Workflow.  There will be future posting on Vcloud Administration and WorkFlow Section Published Shortly.

1.3   Vcloud Director Prerequisite requirements

 i.Vcloud Director Operating System(s):

  • CentOS 6 (64-bit) Update 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (64-bit) Update 4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (64-bit) Update 5
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (64-bit) Update 6
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (64-bit) Update 7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (64-bit) Update 8
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (64-bit) Update 9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (64-bit) Update 1
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (64-bit) Update 2
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (64-bit) Update 3
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (64-bit) Update 4
     (We will be using CentOS 6 in this demonstration)
    ii.Disk Space:
    *950 MB Free Space
    iii.Memory:
    *1GB Memory/2GB Recommended.

     iv. Required software packages:

Package name Package name Package name
alsa-lib libICE module-init-tools
bash libSM net-tools
chkconfig libstdc pciutils
coreutils libX11 procps
findutils libXau redhat-lsb
glibc libXdmcp sed
grep libXext tar
initscripts libXi which
krb5-libs libXt
libgcc libXtst

vi..Shared MS SQL or Oracle Database
(Will be using MS SQL in this demonstration)

vii.Supported LDAP servers:

Platform LDAP server Authentication methods
Windows Server 2003 Active Directory Simple, Simple SSL, Kerberos, Kerberos SSL
Windows Server 2008 Active Directory Simple
Windows 7 (2008 R2) Active Directory Simple, Simple SSL, Kerberos, Kerberos SSL
Linux OpenLDAP Simple, Simple SSL

We will be using Window 2012 Active Directory.

2. Coming Soon!!! Vcloud Director 5.1 Installation Step by Step Guide !!

Download the PDF file .

 

Great VCloud Director 5.1 Installation  Video Released By VMware Education
 


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