After you install the management pack, configure Storage Devices adapter to collect monitoring data about the storage devices in the SDDC.

1

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

a

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

b

Log in using the following credentials.

Setting

Value

User name

admin

Password

vrops_admin_password

2

In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Administration and click Solutions.

3

On the Solutions page, select Management pack for Storage Devices from the solution table and click Configure.


4

In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for Storage Devices dialog box, from the Adapter Type table at the top, select Storage Devices.

5

Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connection to the Management vCenter Server or to the Compute vCenter Server.

a

If you already have added another Storage Devices adapter, click the Add icon to add an adapter settings.

b

Enter the name, description, and FQDN of the vCenter Server instance.

Setting

Value for the Management Cluster

Value for the Shared Edge and Compute Cluster

Name

Storage MP SFO MGMT

Storage MP SFO Compute

Description

Connection to SFO Management vCenter

Connection to SFO Compute vCenter

vCenter Server

mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

comp01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

SNMP Community Strings

-

-


c

Click the Add icon, and configure the credentials for connection to the Management and Compute vCenter Server, and click OK.

Setting

Value for the Management Cluster

Value for the Shared Edge and Compute Cluster

Credential name

Credential-Storage MP SFO MGMT

Credential-Storage MP SFO Compute

User Name

svc-mpsd-vrops@rainpole.local

svc-mpsd-vrops@rainpole.local

Password

svc-mpsd-vrops-password

svc-mpsd-vrops-password

d

Click Test Connection to validate the connection to the Management vCenter Server or the Compute vCenter Server.

e

In the Review and Accept Certificate dialog box, verify the vCenter Server certificate information and click OK.

f

Click OK in the Test Connection Info dialog box.

g

Expand the Advanced Settings section of settings, and from the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu, select the SFO01 remote collector group.

h

Click Save Settings and click OK in the information box that appears.

i

Repeat the steps for the other vCenter Server instance.

6

In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for Storage Devices dialog box, click Close.

The Storage Devices adapters appear on the Solutions page of the vRealize Operations Manager user interface. The Collection State of the adapters is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data receiving.