VMware vCenter Orchestrator Interface for PowerAdm

Information

PowerAdm has two examples of workflows and needed Actions to use the vCenter Orchestrator to create and deploy LPARs.

It is easy to install, importing the Action and Workflow (view instalation/configuration steps below).

Contents:

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LPAR Creation screenshots

LPAR Request

LPAR Config (approval)

Server Configuration

NIM Deploy

Network Config

Confirm Config (approval)

LPAR OS Deploy

Select Action

Select LPAR, OS and NIM Server

Confirm LPAR configuration


Installation/Configuration

TIP: The PowerAdm must be configured and running in text mode/ASCII.

How it works

PowerAdm has an 'API' with the necessary commands (apimain.py).

The Actions and Workflow execute commands using the SSH.