What is Platform Service Controller in vSphere 6.0
Platform Service Controller (PSC) introduced with vSphere 6.0, handles the infrastructure security functions such as vCenter Single Sign-On, licensing, certificate management and server reservation.
The PSC includes a set of common infrastructure service:-
- VMware vCenter Single Sign-On
- VMware Licence Server
- Certificate Authority
- Certificate Store
- VMware Directory Services
There are two different ways to install PSC, On the same vCenter server or an external server.
Below screenshot showing the installation options,
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