Vcenter login and single sign on dependence
Posted on 2013-12-25
I have installed Vsphere Vcenter 5.5 and when I tried to login using my domain credentials, it did not work. I had to install Vmware Single sign on software. Apparently Vspher 5.5 login depends on SSO.
Well, when I installed SSO, by default it uses the Vsphere.local , and my windows domain is Test.local, when I tried to change Vsphere.local to Test.local in SSO , it did not take it.
so in SSO I had to use Vsphere.local.
In Vcenter also, I will have to use Vspher.local in domain field and login with the same credentials I used in SSO.
So I am a little bit confused why I cannot use windows domain credentials to login to Vcenter. Apparently even when I login with SSO credentials, I still cannot see any issue with it, but I am afraid I will encounter some issues later.
Any idea on this ?