vSphere Webclient Not Redirecting After SSO Repoint

Problem: After repointing to a new SSO server (see http://www.jordansphere.co.uk/split-sso-server-in-vsphere-5-5/ ) the webclient was stil re-directing to the old login screen (for the old SSO server).   Resolution: Edit the following file: C:\ProgramData\VMware\VMware VirtualCenter\proxy.xml and change the hostName value from old to new – as shown in the example below: <e id="21"> <_type>vim.ProxyService.RedirectSpec</_type> <accessMode>httpAndHttps</accessMode> <hostName> sso02.jordansphere.co.uk </hostName> <port>9443</port> <redirectType>permanent</redirectType> <serverNamespace>/vsphere-client</serverNamespace> </e> Read More…

Find Location of SSO Server

Issue I needed to find the location of an SSO server in vCenter 5.5   Resolution In the web client go to : {VCENTER} -> Manage -> Settings –> Advacned Settings -> config.vpxd.sso.sts.url