Deploy the vRealize Operations Manager analytics cluster to monitor the resources in your SDDC. Deploy also remote collectors to collect data from the vCenter Server instances in Region A.

1

Start the deployment of vRealize Operations Manager in Region A by deploying the nodes of the analytics cluster and the remote collector nodes.

2

Configure load balancing for the analytics cluster on the dedicated SFOMGMT-LB01 NSX Edge service gateway for Region A. Remote collector cluster for Region A does not require load balancing.

3

Connect vRealize Operations Manager to the Active Directory of the SDDC for central user management and access control.

4

Configure operations services accounts with permissions that are required to enable vRealize Operations Manager access to monitoring data on the Management vCenter Server and Compute vCenter Server in Region A.

5

After you deploy the analytics cluster and the remote collector nodes of vRealize Operations Manager in Region A and start vRealize Operations Manager, add vCenter Adapter instances for the Management and Compute vCenter Server instances in Region A.

6

Install and configure the vRealize Operations Management Pack for NSX for vSphere to monitor the NSX networking services deployed in each vSphere cluster and view the vSphere hosts in the NSX transport zones. You can also access end to end logical network topologies between any two virtual machines or NSX objects for better visibility into logical connectivity. Physical host and network device relationship in this view also helps in isolating problems in the logical or physical network.

7

Install and configure the vRealize Operations Manager Management Pack for vRealize Automation to monitor the health and capacity risk of your cloud infrastructure in the context of the tenant's business groups.

8

Install and configure the vRealize Operations Management Pack for Storage Devices to view the storage topology, and to monitor the capacity and problems on storage components.

9

You configure e-mail notifications in vRealize Operations Manager so that users and applications receive the administrative alerts from vRealize Operations Manager about certain situations in the data center.