After you install the management pack, configure NSX-vSphere Adapters: one for the NSX Manager for the management cluster and one for the NSX Manager for the shared edge and compute cluster. 

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 NSX-vSphere from the solution table, and click Configure.


4

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

Empty settings for the NSX-vSphere Adapter appear under Instance Settings if vRealize Operations Manager does not have NSX-vSphere Adapters configured. 

5

Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connection to the NSX Manager for the management cluster or to the NSX Manager for the shared edge and compute cluster.

a

If you already have added another NSX-vSphere Adapter, click the Add icon to add an adapter settings.

b

Enter the name, the FQDN of NSX Manager and the FQDN of the vCenter Server instance that is connected to NSX Manager, and enable log forwarding of NSX-related data to vRealize Log Insight. 

Setting

Value for the NSX Manager for the Management Cluster

Value for the NSX Manager for the Shared Edge and Compute Cluster

Display Name

Mgmt NSX Adapter - SFO01

Comp NSX Adapter - SFO01

Description

-

-

NSX Manager Host

mgmt01nsxm01.sfo01.rainpole.local

comp01nsxm01.sfo01.rainpole.local

VC Host

mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

comp01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

Enable Log Insight integration if configured

false

false


c

Click the Add icon next to the Credential text box, configure the credentials for the connection to NSX Manager and vCenter Server, and click OK.

Setting

Value for the NSX Manager for the Management Cluster

Value for the NSX Manager for the Shared Edge and Compute Cluster

Credential name

Credentials to Mgmt vCenter Server and NSX Manager

Credentials to Compute/Edge VC and NSX Manager

NSX User Name

svc-vrops-nsx

svc-vrops-nsx

NSX Manager Password

svc-vrops-nsx_password

svc-vrops-nsx_password

vCenter User Name

svc-vrops@rainpole.local

svc-vrops@rainpole.local

vCenter Password

svc-vrops-password

svc-vrops-password

d

Expand the Advanced Settings pane, click the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu and select SFO01.

e

Click Test Connection to validate the connection to the Management NSX Manager or Compute NSX Manager.

The NSX Manager certificate appears.

f

Click Save Settings.

g

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

h

Click OK in the Adapter Instance Info box. 

i

Repeat these steps to create an NSX-vSphere Adapter for the NSX Manager for the shared edge and compute cluster.

6

In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, click Close.

The two NSX-vSphere Adapters are available 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.