A service that is part of the vCenter Server management infrastructure. The vCenter Single Sign On authentication service makes the VMware cloud infrastructure platform more secure by allowing the various vSphere software components to communicate with each other through a secure token exchange mechanism, instead of requiring each component to
authenticate a user separately with a directory service like Active Directory. To implement vCenter Single Sign-On follow below steps,
In my environment I have installed vCenter Server 6.0. Now I need to plug my vCenter Server 6.0 to my Active Directory server. So first you need to open your vSphere Web Client URL i.e.
https://vCenter Server IP/vsphere-clientEnter your SSO Admin user login credentials, for vCenter Server 6 user will be the“firstname.lastname@example.org
Now login to vCenter Server 6.0 via vSphere Web client. i.e. https://vCenter Server IP/vsphere-client