Below are illustration Vcloud Director Definition Reference:
VMware vcloud combines as Vcloud Director server group with the VMware vSphere platform.
Creating a Vcloud Director server group by:
*Installing Vcloud Director software on one or more servers.
*Connecting the Vcloud Director software to a shared database.
*Connecting the Vcloud Director software to one or more Vmware Vshield Manager Servers.
*Integrating the Vcloud Director server group with VMware Vsphere Distributed Resource Scheduler(DRS)./VMware Vsphere High Availability Clusters.
*Connecting the vCloud Director server group to optional components such as VMware vCenter chargeback server, LDAP, Server, SMTP server, and NFS server.
All Vcloud VMware Integrated Components are known as:
*Each individual Vcloud Director server is a cell in VMware Cloud.
*All of the Vcloud Director cells must connect to a common Vcloud Director database.
Installing vCloud Director 5.1.x best practices: