The service monitor defines health check parameters for the load balancer. You create a service monitor for each component.

1

Log in to the Management vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

administrator@vsphere.local

Password

vsphere_admin_password

2

Click Networking & Security.

3

In the Navigator, click NSX Edges.

4

From the NSX Manager drop-down menu, select 172.16.11.65 as the NSX Manager and double-click the SFOMGMT-LB01 NSX Edge to manage its network settings.

5

Click the Manage tab, click Load Balancer, and select Service Monitoring.

6

Click the Add icon and in the New Service Monitor dialog box, configure the values for the service monitor you are adding, and click OK.

Setting

vra-svr-443-monitor

vra-iaas-web-443-monitor

vra-iaas-mgr-443-monitor

vra-vro-8281-monitor

Name

vra-svr-443-monitor

vra-iaas-web-443-monitor

vra-iaas-mgr-443-monitor

vra-vro-8281-monitor

Interval

3

3

3

3

Timeout

9

9

9

9

Max Retries

3

3

3

3

Type

HTTPS

HTTPS

HTTPS

HTTPS

Expected

204

 
 
 

Method

GET

GET

GET

GET

URL

/vcac/services/api/health

/wapi/api/status/web

/VMPSProvision

/vco/api/healthstatus

Receive

 

REGISTERED

ProvisionService

RUNNING


7

Repeat Step step 6 to create a service monitor for each component.

Upon completion, verify that you have successfully entered the monitor names and their respective configuration values.