After you deploy the virtual appliances for the analytics cluster nodes and remote collector nodes, enable high availability in the analytics cluster by assigning the replica role to the vrops-repln-02 node, and start the analytics cluster.

1

Log in to vRealize Operations Manager by using the administration console.

a

Open a Web browser and go to https://vrops-mstrn-01.rainpole.local .

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

admin

Password

vrops_admin_password

On the System Status page, the cluster status is Not Started, and the high availability of the cluster is Disabled.


2

On the System Status page, click Enable under High Availability.

A list of all nodes that have the data node role appears.

3

In the Enable High Availability dialog box, configure the following values, and click OK.

Setting

Value

vrops-repln-02

Selected

Enable High Availability for this cluster

Selected


High availability becomes enabled after several minutes. The vrops-mstrn-01 is the master node, vrops-repln-02  is the master replica node, and the remaining nodes are data and remote collectors nodes.


4

Click Start vRealize Operations Manager

A confirmation dialog about initial startup appears.

5

Click Yes to confirm the startup of vRealize Operations Manager.

After several minutes the nodes of the cluster start, and the analytics cluster and remote collectors for Region A are online.