To register your data collector with vRealize Business for Cloud, you must generate a one-time key in the vRealize Business for Cloud server.

Verify that you have deployed and configured the data collector and a vRealize Business for Cloud server. See Deploying a Remote Data Collector

1

Log in to vRealize Business for Cloud as an administrator.

https://vRealize_Automation_host_name/vcac/org/tenant_URL (for the vRealize Automation integrated setup)

https://vRealize_Business_for_Cloud_host_name/itfm-cloud(for the vRealize Business for Cloud standalone setup)

2

Click the Administration tab.

3

Click Business Management.

Ignore this step for the vRealize Business for Cloud standalone setup.

4

Click Manage Data Collection, and select Remote Data Collection.

5

Click the Generate a new one time use key link.

You see a key on the Success dialog box.

Note

The key is active for 20 minutes only.

6

Copy or note down the key.

7

Click OK.

Log into the data collection manager of the remote data collector on the 9443 port and use the one-time key to register your collector. See Register a Remote Data Collector with vRealize Business for Cloud Server.