vRealize Operations Manager 6.4 Help
  About VMware vRealize Operations Manager
  Installing vRealize Operations Manager
    Preparing for Installation
      About Virtual Appliance Installation
      About Linux and Windows Installation
      Complexity of Your Environment
      Cluster Nodes
        General Cluster Node Requirements
        Cluster Node Networking Requirements
        Cluster Node Best Practices
      Requirements for IPv6
      Sizing the Cluster
        Add Data Disk Space to a vApp Node
        Add Data Disk Space to a Linux or Windows Node
      Custom Certificates
        Custom Certificate Requirements
        Sample Contents of Custom Certificates
        Verifying a Custom Certificate
      How vRealize Operations Manager Uses Network Ports
      Create a Node by Deploying an OVF
      Platform Requirements for Linux
        Required Linux Packages
      Create a Node by Running the Linux Installer
      Platform Requirements for Windows
      Create a Node by Running the Windows Installer
    Creating the Master Node
      About the Master Node
      Run the Setup Wizard to Create the Master Node
    Scaling Out by Adding a Data Node
      About Data Nodes
      Run the Setup Wizard to Add a Data Node
    Adding High Availability
      About High Availability
      Run the Setup Wizard to Add a Master Replica Node
    Gathering More Data by Adding a Remote Collector Node
      About Remote Collector Nodes
      Run the Setup Wizard to Create a Remote Collector Node
    Continuing With a New Installation
      About New Installations
      Log In and Continue with a New Installation
    Post-Installation Considerations
      About Logging In
      Secure the Console
      Log in to a Remote Console Session
      Uninstall vRealize Operations Manager from Linux
      Uninstallation from Windows Server
    Updating Your Software
      Obtain the Software Update PAK File
      Create a Snapshot as Part of an Update
      Install a Software Update
  Connecting to Data Sources
    VMware vSphere Solution
      Add a vCenter Adapter Instance
      Configure User Access for Actions
      Manage Solution - VMware vSphere Solution Workspace Options
    Endpoint Operations Management Solution
      Endpoint Operations Management Agent Installation and Deployment
        Prepare to Install the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Supported Operating Systems for the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Selecting an Agent Installer Package
          Install the Agent on a Linux Platform from an RPM Package
          Install the Agent on a Linux Platform from an Archive
          Install the Agent on a Windows Platform from an Archive
          Install the Agent on a Windows Platform Using the Windows Installer
          Installing an Endpoint Operations Management Agent Silently on a Windows Machine
        Java Prerequisites for the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Configuring JRE Locations for Endpoint Operations Management Components
        System Prerequisites for the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Configure the Endpoint Operations Management Agent to vRealize Operations Manager Server Communication Properties
          Activate Endpoint Operations Management Agent to vRealize Operations Manager Server Setup Properties
          Specify the Endpoint Operations Management Agent Setup Properties
          Configure an Endpoint Operations Management Agent Keystore
          Configure the Endpoint Operations Management Agent by Using the Configuration Dialog
          Overriding Agent Configuration Properties
          Endpoint Operations Management Agent Properties
            Encrypt Endpoint Operations Management Agent Property Values
            Adding Properties to the agent.properties File
              agent.keystore.alias Property
              agent.keystore.password Property
              agent.keystore.path Property
              agent.listenPort Property
              agent.logDir Property
              agent.logFile Property
              agent.logLevel Property
              agent.logLevel.SystemErr Property
              agent.logLevel.SystemOut Property
              agent.proxyHost Property
              agent.proxyPort Property
              agent.setup.acceptUnverifiedCertificate Property
              agent.setup.camIP Property
              agent.setup.camLogin Property
              agent.setup.camPort Property
              agent.setup.camPword Property
              agent.setup.camSecure
              agent.setup.camSSLPort Property
              agent.setup.resetupToken Property
              agent.setup.unidirectional Property
              agent.startupTimeOut Property
              autoinventory.defaultScan.interval.millis Property
              autoinventory.runtimeScan.interval.millis Property
              http.useragent Property
              log4j Properties
              platform.log_track.eventfmt Property
              plugins.exclude Property
              plugins.include Property
              postgresql.database.name.format Property
              postgresql.index.name.format Property
              postgresql.server.name.format Property
              postgresql.table.name.format Property
              scheduleThread.cancelTimeout Property
              scheduleThread.fetchLogTimeout Property
              scheduleThread.poolsize Property
              scheduleThread.queuesize Property
              sigar.mirror.procnet Property
              sigar.pdh.enableTranslation Property
              snmpTrapReceiver.listenAddress Property
        Managing Agent Registration on vRealize Operations Manager Servers
          Regenerate an Agent Client Certificate
        Securing Communications with the Server
        Launching Agents from a Command Line
          Run the Agent Launcher from a Linux Command Line
          Run the Agent Launcher from a Windows Command Line
        Managing an Endpoint Operations Management Agent on a Cloned Virtual Machine
          Cloning a Virtual Machine to Run Independently of the Original Machine
          Moving Virtual Machines between vCenter Server Instances
        Understanding Agent Uninstallation and Reinstallation Implications
          Uninstall an Agent that was Installed from an Archive
          Uninstall an Agent that was Installed Using an RPM Package
          Uninstall an Agent that was Installed Using a Windows Executable
          Reinstall an Agent
        Install Multiple Endpoint Operations Management Agents Simultaneously
          Create a Standard Endpoint Operations Management Agent Properties File
          Deploy and Start Multiple Agents One-By-One
          Deploy and Start Multiple Agents Simultaneously
      Registering Agents on Clusters
      Manually Create Operating System Objects
      Managing Objects with Missing Configuration Parameters
      Mapping Virtual Machines to Operating Systems
        Viewing Objects on Virtual Machines
    Installing Optional Solutions
      Solutions in vRealize Operations Manager
      Add Solutions Wizard
      Manage Solutions Workspace
      Managing Solution Credentials
        Credentials
        Manage Credentials
      Managing Collector Groups
        Collector Group Workspace
        Adding a Collector Group
        Editing Collector Groups
    Migrate a vCenter Operations Manager Deployment into this Version
  Configuring Users and Groups
    Managing Users and Access Control
      Users of vRealize Operations Manager
        Local Users
        vCenter Server Users
        Backward Compatibility for vCenter Server Users
        External User Sources
      Roles and Privileges
      User Scenario: Manage User Access Control
        Create a New Role
        Create a User Account
        Import a User Account and Assign Permissions
      Configure a Single Sign-On Source
        Edit a Single Sign-On Source
      Access Control
        Access Control: User Accounts Tab and Workspaces
          User Accounts Add or Edit User Workspace: User Details
          Add or Edit User Workspace for User Accounts: Assign Groups, Roles, and Objects
          Import Users Workspace for User Accounts: Import User Accounts
          Import Users Workspace for User Accounts: Assign Groups, Roles, and Objects
        Access Control: User Groups Tab and Workspace
          Access Control: User Groups Add or Edit User Group
          Access Control: Import User Groups
        Access Control: Roles Tab
        Access Control: Password Policy Tab
      Authentication Sources
        Authentication Sources: Add Authentication Source for User and Group Import
      Audit Users and the Environment
        User Activity Audit
        User Permissions Audit
        System Audit for vRealize Operations Manager
        System Component Audit
      User Preferences
    Managing Custom Object Groups
      User Scenario: Creating Custom Object Groups
      Object Group Types
      Groups Tab on the Environment Overview Pane
      Custom Object Groups Workspace
        Custom Object Groups Workspace to Create a New Group
    Managing Application Groups
      Applications Tab on the Environment Overview Pane
      User Scenario: Adding an Application
      Add Application
      Application Management Dialog Box
  Monitoring Objects in Your Managed Environment
    What to Do When...
      User Scenario: A User Calls With a Problem
        Search for a Specific Object
        Review Alerts Related to Reported Problems
        Use the Troubleshooting Tab Options to Investigate a Reported Problem
      User Scenario: An Alert Arrives in Your Inbox
        Respond to an Alert in Your Email
        Evaluate Other Triggered Symptoms for the Affected Data Store
        Compare Alerts and Events Over Time in Response to a Datastore Alert
        View the Affected Datastore in Relation to Other Objects
        Construct Metric Charts to Investigate the Cause of the Data Store Alert
        Run a Recommendation On a Datastore to Resolve an Alert
      User Scenario: You See Problems as You Monitor the State of Your Objects
        Analyze the State of Your Environment
        Troubleshoot Problems with a Host System
        Examine the Environment Details
        Examine the Environment Relationships
        Fix the Problem
        Create a New Alert Definition
        Create Dashboards and Views
    Monitoring and Responding to Alerts
      Monitoring Alerts
        User Scenario: Monitor and Process Alerts
          Alerts
          Health Alerts
          Risk Alerts
          Efficiency Alerts
        User Scenario: Respond to an Alert in the Health Alert List
          Alert Details - Summary Tab
          Alert Details - Impacted Object Symptoms Tab
          Alert Details - Timeline Tab
          Alert Details - Relationships Tab
          Alert Details - Metric Charts
          Alert Details Notes
    Monitoring and Responding to Problems
      Evaluating Object Summary Information
        User Scenario: Evaluate the Alert Badges for Objects for an Object Group
          Summary Tab
            Datastore Summary Tab
            Host Summary Tab
            VM Summary Tab
            Cluster Summary Tab
            Custom Group and Container Summary Tab
      Investigating Object Alerts
        User Scenario: Respond to Alerts on the Alerts Tab for Problem Virtual Machines
          Alerts Tab
        User Scenario: Respond to Alerts on a Custom Dashboard
      Evaluating Metric Information
        Create Metric Charts When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
        Troubleshooting All Metrics Tab
        Host-Related Metrics
      Analyzing the Resources in Your Environment
        Analysis Badge Definitions
        The Workload Tab
        The Anomalies Tab
        The Faults Tab
        The Capacity Remaining Tab
        Time Remaining Tab
        The Stress Tab
        The Reclaimable Capacity Tab
        The Density Tab
        Compliance Tab
          Customize a Policy to Enable the vSphere Hardening Guide Alerts
          User Scenario: Ensure Host Objects Comply With Alert-Based Compliance Rules
      Using Troubleshooting Tools to Resolve Problems
        Symptoms Tab Overview
          Troubleshooting Symptoms Tab
        Timeline Tab Overview
          Troubleshooting Timeline Tab
        Events Tab Overview
          Troubleshooting Events Tab
      Creating and Using Object Details
        Details Views Tab
        Working with Heat Maps
          Create a Custom Heat Map
          Find the Best or Worst Performing Objects for a Metric
          Compare Available Resources to Balance the Load Across the Infrastructure
            Heat Maps Tab
            Heat Map Configuration Options Workspace
          Using Heat Maps to Analyze Data for Capacity Risk
            Identify Clusters That Have Enough Space for Virtual Machines
            Examine Abnormal Host Health
            Identify Datastores with Enough Space for Virtual Machines
            Identify Datastores with Wasted Space
            Identify the Virtual Machines with Resource Waste Across Datastores
      Examining Relationships in Your Environment
        Use the Environment Overview to Find Problems
          Environment Objects Overview Tab
          Environment Objects List Tab
          Environment Objects Map Tab
      User Scenario: Investigate the Root Cause a Problem Using Troubleshooting Tab Options
        Review the Triggered Symptoms When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
        Compare Symptoms on a Timeline When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
        Identify Influential Events When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
    Running Actions from vRealize Operations Manager
      List of vRealize Operations Manager Actions
      Working With Actions That Use Power Off Allowed
      Actions Supported for Automation
      Integration of Actions with vRealize Automation
      Run Actions From Toolbars in vRealize Operations Manager
        Rebalance Container Action
        Delete Idle VM Action
        Set DRS Automation Action
        Move Virtual Machine Action
        Power Off Virtual Machine Action
        Shut Down Guest Operating System for Virtual Machine Action
        Power On Virtual Machine Action
        Delete Powered Off Virtual Machine Action
        Set Memory for Virtual Machine Action
        Set Memory Resources for Virtual Machine Action
        Set CPU Count for Virtual Machine Action
        Set CPU Resources for Virtual Machine Action
        Set CPU Count and Memory for Virtual Machine Action
        Delete Unused Snapshots for Virtual Machine Action
        Delete Unused Snapshots for Datastore Action
      Troubleshoot Actions in vRealize Operations Manager
        Actions Do Not Appear on Object
        Missing Column Data in Actions Dialog Boxes
        Missing Column Data in the Set Memory for VM Dialog Box
        Host Name Does Not Appear in Action Dialog Box
      Monitor Recent Task Status
        Recent Tasks in vRealize Operations Manager
      Troubleshoot Failed Tasks
        Determine If a Recent Task Failed
        Troubleshooting Maximum Time Reached Task Status
        Troubleshooting Set CPU or Set Memory Failed Tasks
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Count or Set Memory with Powered Off Allowed
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Count and Memory When Values Not Supported
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Resources or Set Memory Resources When the Value is Not Supported
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Resources or Set Memory Resources When the Value is Too High
        Troubleshooting Set Memory Resources When the Value is Not Evenly Divisible by 1024
        Troubleshooting Failed Shut Down VM Action Status
        Troubleshooting VMware Tools Not Running for a Shut Down VM Action Status
        Troubleshooting Failed Delete Unused Snapshots Action Status
    Viewing Your Inventory
      Inventory Tab on the Environment Overview Pane
  Reference Architecture
    Best Practices for Deploying vRealize Operations Manager
    Initial Considerations for Deploying vRealize Operations Manager
    Scalability Considerations
    High Availability Considerations
    Adapter and Management Packs Considerations
    Hardware Requirements for Analytic Nodes and Remote Collectors
    Port Requirements for vRealize Operations Manager
    Small Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
    Medium Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
    Large Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
    Extra Large Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
  Planning the Capacity for Your Managed Environment
    Right-Sizing Capacity for Stress-Free Demand and Value
    User Scenario: Planning Capacity for an Increase in Workload
      Create a Sample Project to Increase Workload Capacity
      Create a Sample Project to Add a Host and Virtual Machines
      View the Result of Your Capacity Projects
    Planning Hardware Projects
      Create a Project to Plan for Hardware Changes
    Planning Virtual Machine Projects and Scenarios
      Create a Virtual Machine Project Using Populated Metrics
      Create a Sample Project for a New Virtual Machine
      Create a Sample Project to Simulate Removing a Virtual Machine
    Projects Tab
      Projects Name and Description Workspace
      Projects Scenarios Workspace
    Custom Profiles
      Custom Profiles Details and Related Policies
      Custom Profiles Add and Edit Workspace
    Custom Datacenters
      Custom Datacenters List
      Custom Datacenters Add and Edit Workspace
  Customizing How vRealize Operations Manager Displays Your Data
    Using Dashboards
      User Scenario: Create and Configure Dashboards and Widgets
        Create a Dashboard to View Object Status
        Create a Detailed Object Status Dashboard
        Configure Dashboard Navigation
        Work with Dashboard Navigations
      Dashboards
      Predefined Dashboards
        Getting Started Dashboard
        Operations Overview Dashboard
        Capacity Overview Dashboard
        Troubleshoot a VM
        VM Dashboards
          Heavy Hitter VMs
          VM Configuration Dashboard
          VM Usage Dashboard
        Infrastructure Dashboards
          Cluster Configuration Dashboard
          Cluster Performance Dashboard
          Datastore Capacity Dashboard
          Datastore Performance Dashboard
          ESXi Configuration Dashboard
          Network Configuration Dashboard
      Custom Dashboards
      Dashboard Configuration in the Dashboard Workspace
      Widget List in the Dashboard Workspace
      Widget Interactions in the Dashboard Workspace
      Dashboard Navigation in the Dashboard Workspace
      Reorder and Switch Dashboards
      Manage Summary Dashboards
      Manage Tab Groups
      Share Dashboards
    Using Widgets
      Widget Definitions List
      Widget Interactions
      Manage Metric Configuration
      Add a Resource Interaction XML File
      Alert List Widget
        Alert List Widget Configuration Options
      Alert Volume Widget
        Alert Volume Widget Configuration Options
      Anomalies Widget
        Anomalies Widget Configuration Options
      Anomaly Breakdown Widget
        Anomaly Breakdown Widget Configuration Options
      Capacity Remaining Widget
        Capacity Remaining Widget Configuration Options
      Capacity Utilization Widget
        Capacity Utilization Widget Configuration Options
      Container Details Widget
        Container Details Widget Configuration Options
      Container Overview Widget
        Container Overview Widget Configuration Options
      Current Policy Widget
        Current Policy Widget Configuration Options
      Data Collection Results Widget
        Data Collection Results Widget Configuration Options
      Density Widget
        Density Widget Configuration Options
      DRS Cluster Settings Widget
        DRS Cluster Settings Widget Configuration Options
      Efficiency Widget
        Efficiency Widget Configuration Options
      Environment Widget
        Environment Widget Configuration Options
      Environment Overview Widget
        Environment Overview Widget Configuration Options
      Environment Status Widget
        Environment Status Widget Configuration Options
      Faults Widget
        Faults Widget Configuration Options
      Forensics Widget
        Forensics Widget Configuration Options
      Geo Widget
        Geo Widget Configuration Options
      Health Widget
        Health Widget Configuration Options
      Health Chart Widget
        Health Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Heat Map Widget
        Heat Map Widget Configuration Options
      Mashup Chart Widget
        Mashup Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Metric Chart Widget
        Metric Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Metric Picker Widget
        Metric Picker Widget Configuration Options
      Object List Widget
        Object List Widget Configuration Options
      Object Relationship Widget
        Object Relationship Widget Configuration Options
      Object Relationship (Advanced) Widget
        Object Relationship (Advanced) Widget Configuration Options
      Property List Widget
        Property List Widget Configuration Options
      Reclaimable Capacity Widget
        Reclaimable Capacity Widget Configuration Options
      Recommended Actions Widget
      Risk Widget
        Risk Widget Configuration Options
      Rolling View Chart Widget
        Rolling View Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Scoreboard Widget
        Scoreboard Widget Configuration Options
      Scoreboard Health Widget
        Scoreboard Health Widget Configuration Options
      Sparkline Chart Widget
        Sparkline Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Stress Widget
        Stress Widget Configuration Options
      Tag Picker Widget
        Tag Picker Widget Configuration Options
      Text Display Widget
        Text Display Widget Configuration Options
      Time Remaining Widget
        Time Remaining Widget Configuration Options
      Top Alerts Widget
        Top Alerts Widget Configuration Options
      Top-N Widget
        Top-N Widget Configuration Options
      Topology Graph Widget
        Topology Graph Widget Configuration Options
      View Widget
        View Widget Configuration Options
      Weather Map Widget
        Weather Map Widget Configuration Options
      Workload Widget
        Workload Widget Configuration Options
    Using Views
      User Scenario: Create, Run, Export, and Import a vRealize Operations Manager View for Tracking Virtual Machines
        Create a vRealize Operations Manager View for Supervising Virtual Machines
        Run a vRealize Operations Manager View
        Export a vRealize Operations Manager View
        Import a vRealize Operations Manager View
      Views and Reports Ownership
      Views Overview
      View Workspace Name and Description Details
      View Workspace Presentation Details
        View Distribution Type
      View Workspace Subjects Details
        vRealize Operations Manager Views Applicability
      View Workspace Data Details
      View Workspace Visibility Details
      Editing, Cloning, and Deleting a View
    Using Reports
      User Scenario: Handling Reports to Monitor Virtual Machines
        Create a Report Template for Monitoring Virtual Machines
        Generate a Report
        Download a Report
        Schedule a Report
      Report Templates Tab
      Generated Reports Tab
      Schedule Reports Overview
        Add a Network Share Plug-In for vRealize Operations Manager Reports
      Report Templates Overview
      Generated Reports Overview
      Report Template Workspace Name and Description Details
      Report Template Workspace Views and Dashboards Details
      Report Template Workspace Formats Details
      Report Template Workspace Layout Options Details
  Customizing How vRealize Operations Manager Monitors Your Environment
    Defining Alerts in vRealize Operations Manager
      Object Relationship Hierarchies for Alert Definitions
      Alert Definition Best Practices
      Understanding Negative Symptoms for Alerts
      Create an Alert Definition for Department Objects
        Add Description and Base Object to Alert Definition
        Add a Virtual Machine CPU Usage Symptom to the Alert Definition
        Add a Host Memory Usage Symptom to the Alert Definition
        Add Recommendations to the Alert Definition
        Create a Custom Accounting Department Group
        Create a Policy for the Accounting Alert
        Configure Notifications for the Department Alert
        Create a Dashboard to Monitor Department Objects
      Alert Definitions
        Alert Definition Workspace
          Alert Definition Workspace Name and Description
          Alert Definition Workspace Base Object Type
          Alert Definition Workspace Alert Impact
          Alert Definition Workspace Add Symptom Definitions
          Alert Definition Workspace Add Recommendations
      Defining Symptoms for Alerts
        About Metrics and Super Metrics Symptoms
          Metric / Super Metric Symptom Definitions
            Metric and Supermetric Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Property Symptoms
          Property Symptoms Definitions
            Property Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Message Event Symptoms
          Message Event Symptom Definitions
            Message Event Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Fault Symptoms
          Fault Symptom Definitions
            Fault Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Metric Event Symptoms
          Metric Event Symptom Definitions
            Metric Event Symptoms Definition Workspace
      Viewing Actions
        Actions Overview List
      Defining Recommendations for Alert Definitions
        Recommendations
          Recommendation Workspace
      Creating and Managing Alert Notifications
        List of Outbound Plug-Ins
        Add Outbound Notification Plug-Ins
          Add a Standard Email Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a REST Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a Log File Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a Network Share Plug-In for vRealize Operations Manager Reports
          Add an SNMP Trap Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a Smarts Service Assurance Manager Notification Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
        Filtering Log File Outbound Messages With the TextFilter.xml File
        Outbound Settings
          Outbound Plug-Ins
        Configuring Notifications
          User Scenario: Create an Email Alert Notification
          User Scenario: Create a REST Alert Notification
          Notifications
            Notification Rule
    Defining Compliance Standards
      vRealize Operations Manager Compliance for vSphere 6.0 Objects
      User Scenario: Ensure Compliance of Your vSphere 6.0 Objects
      User Scenario: Define a Compliance Standard for Custom Standards
        Configure Basic Information for the Host Compliance Standard
        Add Symptoms to the Host Compliance Standard
    Operational Policies
    Managing and Administering Policies for vRealize Operations Manager
      Policy Decisions and Objectives
      Default Policy in vRealize Operations Manager
      Custom Policies
      Policies Provided with vRealize Operations Manager
      User Scenario: Create a Custom Operational Policy for a vSphere Production Environment
        Determine the vSphere Operational Requirements
        Create a Policy to Meet vSphere Operational Needs
        Configure the Custom Policy Settings to Analyze and Report on vSphere Objects
        Apply the Custom Policy to vSphere Object Groups
      User Scenario: Create an Operational Policy for Production vCenter Server Datastore Objects
        Create a Group Type for Your Datastore Objects
        Create an Object Group for Your Datastore Objects
        Create Your Policy and Select a Base Policy
        Override the Analysis Settings for the Datastore Objects
        Enable Disk Space Attributes for Datastore Objects
        Override Alert and Symptom Definitions for Datastore Objects
        Apply Your Datastore Policy to Your Datastore Objects Group
        Create a Dashboard for Disk Use of Your Datastore Objects
      Using the Monitoring Policy Workspace to Create and Modify Operational Policies
      Active Policies Tab for Policies
      Policy Library Tab for Policies
      Policy Workspace in vRealize Operations Manager
        Policy Workspace Getting Started
        Policy Workspace Select Base Policies
        Policy Workspace Analysis Settings
          Policy Workload Element
          Policy Anomaly Element
          Policy Fault Element
          Policy Capacity Remaining and Time Remaining Element
          Policy Stress Element
          Policy Compliance Element
          Policy Reclaimable Capacity Element
          Policy Density Element
          Policy Time Element
        Policy Workspace Workload Automation
        Policy Workspace Collect Metrics and Properties
        Policy Workspace Alert and Symptom Definitions
          Policy Alert Definitions
          Policy Symptom Definitions
        Policy Workspace Custom Profiles
        Policy Workspace Apply Policy to Groups
      Define Monitoring Goals for vRealize Operations Manager Solutions
    Super Metrics in vRealize Operations Manager
      Super Metric Functions and Operators
      Enhancing Your Super Metrics
      User Scenario: Formulate and Apply Your Super Metric
        Design a Super Metric
        Add Your Super Metric
        Visualize Your Super Metric
        Associate Your Super Metric with an Object Type
        Review Your Super Metric in Troubleshooting
      Building a Super Metric Formula
      Exporting a Super Metric
      Importing a Super Metric
      Super Metrics Tab
        Manage Super Metric Workspace
    vSphere Predictive Distributed Resource Scheduler
    Configure vSphere Predictive DRS
    Customizing Icons
      Customize an Object Type Icon
        Object Type Icons Tab
      Customize an Adapter Type Icon
        Adapter Type Icons Tab
    Managing Objects in Your Environment
      Adding an Object to Your Environment
      Creating and Assigning Tags
        Predefined Object Tags
        Add an Object Tag and Assign Objects to the Tag
        Use a Tag to Find an Object
      Manage Object Tags
      Manage Object Type Tags
      Inventory Explorer: List of Objects
        Manage Objects
        Discover Objects
        Discovery Results List
        Manage Maintenance Schedules
      Inventory Explorer: Geographical Map of Objects
    Configuring Object Relationships
      Adding an Object Relationship
      Object Relationships
    Customizing How Endpoint Operations Management Monitors Operating Systems
      Configuring Remote Monitoring
        Configure Remote Monitoring of an Object
          HTTP Configuration Options
          ICMP Configuration Options
          TCP Configuration Options
      Working with Agent Plug-ins
        Configuring Plug-in Loading
        Understanding the Unsynchronized Agents Group
      Configuring Agent Logging
        Agent Log Files
        Configuring the Agent Log Name or Location
        Configuring the Agent Logging Level
        Redirecting System Messages to the Agent Log
        Configuring the Debug Level for an Agent Subsystem
    Modifying Global Settings
      List of Global Settings
      Global Settings
  Maintaining and Expanding vRealize Operations Manager
    Cluster and Node Maintenance
      Cluster Management
    Logs
    Create a Support Bundle
      Support Bundles
    Maintenance Schedules
    Manage Maintenance Schedules
    License Keys
    License Groups
    Passwords and Certificates
      Change the Administrator Password
      Reset the Administrator Password on vApp or Linux Clusters
      Reset the Administrator Password on Windows Clusters
      Generate a Passphrase
      Certificates
        Add a Custom Certificate
        Removing an Adapter Certificate
    Dynamic Thresholds
    Adapter Redescribe
    Allocate More Virtual Memory
    How To Preserve Customized Content
    Backup and Restore
      Backing Up and Restoring with vSphere Data Protection
        Disable Quiescing
        Back Up vRealize Operations Manager By Using vSphere Data Protection
        Restore vRealize Operations Manager By Using vSphere Data Protection
      Checking the Restore of vRealize Operations Manager Systems
      Change the IP Address of Nodes After Restoring a Cluster on a Remote Host
      Manual Backup Procedure Appears to Stall
    About the Administration Interface
      Cluster Status and Troubleshooting
      Logs
      Support Bundles
      Software Updates
        Install a Software Update
    The Customer Experience Improvement Program
      Join or Leave the Customer Experience Improvement Program
  Metric Definitions in vRealize Operations Manager
    Metrics for vCenter Server Components
      vSphere Metrics
      vCenter Server Metrics
      Virtual Machine Metrics
      Host System Metrics
      Cluster Compute Resource Metrics
      Resource Pool Metrics
      Datacenter Metrics
      Custom Datacenter Metrics
      Storage Pod Metrics
      VMware Distributed Virtual Switch Metrics
      Distributed Virtual Port Group Metrics
      Datastore Metrics
    Calculated Metrics
      Capacity and Project-Based Metrics
      Badge Metrics
      System Metrics
    Self-Monitoring Metrics for vRealize Operations Manager
      Analytics Metrics
      Collector Metrics
      Controller Metrics
      FSDB Metrics
      Product UI Metrics
      Admin UI Metrics
      Suite API Metrics
      Cluster and Slice Administration Metrics
      Watchdog Metrics
      Node Metrics
      Cluster Metrics
      Persistence Metrics
      Remote Collector Metrics
    Metrics for the Operating Systems and Remote Service Monitoring Plug-ins in Endpoint Operations Management
      Operating Systems Plug-in Metrics
        AIX Metrics
        Linux Metrics
        Solaris Metrics
        Microsoft Windows Metrics
        Windows Service Metrics
        Script Metrics
        Multiprocess Service Metrics
      Remote Service Monitoring Plug-in Metrics
        HTTP Check Metrics
        ICMP Check Metrics
        TCP Check Metrics
  Property Definitions in vRealize Operations Manager
    Properties for vCenter Server Components
      vCenter Server Properties
      Virtual Machine Properties
      Host System Properties
      Cluster Compute Resource Properties
      Resource Pool Properties
      Data Center Properties
      Storage Pod Properties
      VMware Distributed Virtual Switch Properties
      Distributed Virtual Port Group Properties
      Datastore Properties
    Self-Monitoring Properties for vRealize Operations Manager
      Analytics Properties
      Node Properties
      Remote Collector Properties
  Alert Definitions in vRealize Operations Manager
    Cluster Compute Resource Alert Definitions
    Host System Alert Definitions
    vSphere Distributed Port Group
    Virtual Machine Alert Definitions
    vSphere Distributed Switch Alert Definitions
    vCenter Server Alert Definitions
    Datastore Alert Definitions
    Data Center Alert Definitions
    Custom Data Center Alert Definitions
  About VMware vRealize Operations Manager
  Installing vRealize Operations Manager
    Preparing for Installation
      About Virtual Appliance Installation
      About Linux and Windows Installation
      Complexity of Your Environment
      Cluster Nodes
        General Cluster Node Requirements
        Cluster Node Networking Requirements
        Cluster Node Best Practices
      Requirements for IPv6
      Sizing the Cluster
        Add Data Disk Space to a vApp Node
        Add Data Disk Space to a Linux or Windows Node
      Custom Certificates
        Custom Certificate Requirements
        Sample Contents of Custom Certificates
        Verifying a Custom Certificate
      How vRealize Operations Manager Uses Network Ports
      Create a Node by Deploying an OVF
      Platform Requirements for Linux
        Required Linux Packages
      Create a Node by Running the Linux Installer
      Platform Requirements for Windows
      Create a Node by Running the Windows Installer
    Creating the Master Node
      About the Master Node
      Run the Setup Wizard to Create the Master Node
    Scaling Out by Adding a Data Node
      About Data Nodes
      Run the Setup Wizard to Add a Data Node
    Adding High Availability
      About High Availability
      Run the Setup Wizard to Add a Master Replica Node
    Gathering More Data by Adding a Remote Collector Node
      About Remote Collector Nodes
      Run the Setup Wizard to Create a Remote Collector Node
    Continuing With a New Installation
      About New Installations
      Log In and Continue with a New Installation
    Post-Installation Considerations
      About Logging In
      Secure the Console
      Log in to a Remote Console Session
      Uninstall vRealize Operations Manager from Linux
      Uninstallation from Windows Server
    Updating Your Software
      Obtain the Software Update PAK File
      Create a Snapshot as Part of an Update
      Install a Software Update
  Connecting to Data Sources
    VMware vSphere Solution
      Add a vCenter Adapter Instance
      Configure User Access for Actions
      Manage Solution - VMware vSphere Solution Workspace Options
    Endpoint Operations Management Solution
      Endpoint Operations Management Agent Installation and Deployment
        Prepare to Install the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Supported Operating Systems for the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Selecting an Agent Installer Package
          Install the Agent on a Linux Platform from an RPM Package
          Install the Agent on a Linux Platform from an Archive
          Install the Agent on a Windows Platform from an Archive
          Install the Agent on a Windows Platform Using the Windows Installer
          Installing an Endpoint Operations Management Agent Silently on a Windows Machine
        Java Prerequisites for the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Configuring JRE Locations for Endpoint Operations Management Components
        System Prerequisites for the Endpoint Operations Management Agent
        Configure the Endpoint Operations Management Agent to vRealize Operations Manager Server Communication Properties
          Activate Endpoint Operations Management Agent to vRealize Operations Manager Server Setup Properties
          Specify the Endpoint Operations Management Agent Setup Properties
          Configure an Endpoint Operations Management Agent Keystore
          Configure the Endpoint Operations Management Agent by Using the Configuration Dialog
          Overriding Agent Configuration Properties
          Endpoint Operations Management Agent Properties
            Encrypt Endpoint Operations Management Agent Property Values
            Adding Properties to the agent.properties File
              agent.keystore.alias Property
              agent.keystore.password Property
              agent.keystore.path Property
              agent.listenPort Property
              agent.logDir Property
              agent.logFile Property
              agent.logLevel Property
              agent.logLevel.SystemErr Property
              agent.logLevel.SystemOut Property
              agent.proxyHost Property
              agent.proxyPort Property
              agent.setup.acceptUnverifiedCertificate Property
              agent.setup.camIP Property
              agent.setup.camLogin Property
              agent.setup.camPort Property
              agent.setup.camPword Property
              agent.setup.camSecure
              agent.setup.camSSLPort Property
              agent.setup.resetupToken Property
              agent.setup.unidirectional Property
              agent.startupTimeOut Property
              autoinventory.defaultScan.interval.millis Property
              autoinventory.runtimeScan.interval.millis Property
              http.useragent Property
              log4j Properties
              platform.log_track.eventfmt Property
              plugins.exclude Property
              plugins.include Property
              postgresql.database.name.format Property
              postgresql.index.name.format Property
              postgresql.server.name.format Property
              postgresql.table.name.format Property
              scheduleThread.cancelTimeout Property
              scheduleThread.fetchLogTimeout Property
              scheduleThread.poolsize Property
              scheduleThread.queuesize Property
              sigar.mirror.procnet Property
              sigar.pdh.enableTranslation Property
              snmpTrapReceiver.listenAddress Property
        Managing Agent Registration on vRealize Operations Manager Servers
          Regenerate an Agent Client Certificate
        Securing Communications with the Server
        Launching Agents from a Command Line
          Run the Agent Launcher from a Linux Command Line
          Run the Agent Launcher from a Windows Command Line
        Managing an Endpoint Operations Management Agent on a Cloned Virtual Machine
          Cloning a Virtual Machine to Run Independently of the Original Machine
          Moving Virtual Machines between vCenter Server Instances
        Understanding Agent Uninstallation and Reinstallation Implications
          Uninstall an Agent that was Installed from an Archive
          Uninstall an Agent that was Installed Using an RPM Package
          Uninstall an Agent that was Installed Using a Windows Executable
          Reinstall an Agent
        Install Multiple Endpoint Operations Management Agents Simultaneously
          Create a Standard Endpoint Operations Management Agent Properties File
          Deploy and Start Multiple Agents One-By-One
          Deploy and Start Multiple Agents Simultaneously
      Registering Agents on Clusters
      Manually Create Operating System Objects
      Managing Objects with Missing Configuration Parameters
      Mapping Virtual Machines to Operating Systems
        Viewing Objects on Virtual Machines
    Installing Optional Solutions
      Solutions in vRealize Operations Manager
      Add Solutions Wizard
      Manage Solutions Workspace
      Managing Solution Credentials
        Credentials
        Manage Credentials
      Managing Collector Groups
        Collector Group Workspace
        Adding a Collector Group
        Editing Collector Groups
    Migrate a vCenter Operations Manager Deployment into this Version
  Configuring Users and Groups
    Managing Users and Access Control
      Users of vRealize Operations Manager
        Local Users
        vCenter Server Users
        Backward Compatibility for vCenter Server Users
        External User Sources
      Roles and Privileges
      User Scenario: Manage User Access Control
        Create a New Role
        Create a User Account
        Import a User Account and Assign Permissions
      Configure a Single Sign-On Source
        Edit a Single Sign-On Source
      Access Control
        Access Control: User Accounts Tab and Workspaces
          User Accounts Add or Edit User Workspace: User Details
          Add or Edit User Workspace for User Accounts: Assign Groups, Roles, and Objects
          Import Users Workspace for User Accounts: Import User Accounts
          Import Users Workspace for User Accounts: Assign Groups, Roles, and Objects
        Access Control: User Groups Tab and Workspace
          Access Control: User Groups Add or Edit User Group
          Access Control: Import User Groups
        Access Control: Roles Tab
        Access Control: Password Policy Tab
      Authentication Sources
        Authentication Sources: Add Authentication Source for User and Group Import
      Audit Users and the Environment
        User Activity Audit
        User Permissions Audit
        System Audit for vRealize Operations Manager
        System Component Audit
      User Preferences
    Managing Custom Object Groups
      User Scenario: Creating Custom Object Groups
      Object Group Types
      Groups Tab on the Environment Overview Pane
      Custom Object Groups Workspace
        Custom Object Groups Workspace to Create a New Group
    Managing Application Groups
      Applications Tab on the Environment Overview Pane
      User Scenario: Adding an Application
      Add Application
      Application Management Dialog Box
  Monitoring Objects in Your Managed Environment
    What to Do When...
      User Scenario: A User Calls With a Problem
        Search for a Specific Object
        Review Alerts Related to Reported Problems
        Use the Troubleshooting Tab Options to Investigate a Reported Problem
      User Scenario: An Alert Arrives in Your Inbox
        Respond to an Alert in Your Email
        Evaluate Other Triggered Symptoms for the Affected Data Store
        Compare Alerts and Events Over Time in Response to a Datastore Alert
        View the Affected Datastore in Relation to Other Objects
        Construct Metric Charts to Investigate the Cause of the Data Store Alert
        Run a Recommendation On a Datastore to Resolve an Alert
      User Scenario: You See Problems as You Monitor the State of Your Objects
        Analyze the State of Your Environment
        Troubleshoot Problems with a Host System
        Examine the Environment Details
        Examine the Environment Relationships
        Fix the Problem
        Create a New Alert Definition
        Create Dashboards and Views
    Monitoring and Responding to Alerts
      Monitoring Alerts
        User Scenario: Monitor and Process Alerts
          Alerts
          Health Alerts
          Risk Alerts
          Efficiency Alerts
        User Scenario: Respond to an Alert in the Health Alert List
          Alert Details - Summary Tab
          Alert Details - Impacted Object Symptoms Tab
          Alert Details - Timeline Tab
          Alert Details - Relationships Tab
          Alert Details - Metric Charts
          Alert Details Notes
    Monitoring and Responding to Problems
      Evaluating Object Summary Information
        User Scenario: Evaluate the Alert Badges for Objects for an Object Group
          Summary Tab
            Datastore Summary Tab
            Host Summary Tab
            VM Summary Tab
            Cluster Summary Tab
            Custom Group and Container Summary Tab
      Investigating Object Alerts
        User Scenario: Respond to Alerts on the Alerts Tab for Problem Virtual Machines
          Alerts Tab
        User Scenario: Respond to Alerts on a Custom Dashboard
      Evaluating Metric Information
        Create Metric Charts When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
        Troubleshooting All Metrics Tab
        Host-Related Metrics
      Analyzing the Resources in Your Environment
        Analysis Badge Definitions
        The Workload Tab
        The Anomalies Tab
        The Faults Tab
        The Capacity Remaining Tab
        Time Remaining Tab
        The Stress Tab
        The Reclaimable Capacity Tab
        The Density Tab
        Compliance Tab
          Customize a Policy to Enable the vSphere Hardening Guide Alerts
          User Scenario: Ensure Host Objects Comply With Alert-Based Compliance Rules
      Using Troubleshooting Tools to Resolve Problems
        Symptoms Tab Overview
          Troubleshooting Symptoms Tab
        Timeline Tab Overview
          Troubleshooting Timeline Tab
        Events Tab Overview
          Troubleshooting Events Tab
      Creating and Using Object Details
        Details Views Tab
        Working with Heat Maps
          Create a Custom Heat Map
          Find the Best or Worst Performing Objects for a Metric
          Compare Available Resources to Balance the Load Across the Infrastructure
            Heat Maps Tab
            Heat Map Configuration Options Workspace
          Using Heat Maps to Analyze Data for Capacity Risk
            Identify Clusters That Have Enough Space for Virtual Machines
            Examine Abnormal Host Health
            Identify Datastores with Enough Space for Virtual Machines
            Identify Datastores with Wasted Space
            Identify the Virtual Machines with Resource Waste Across Datastores
      Examining Relationships in Your Environment
        Use the Environment Overview to Find Problems
          Environment Objects Overview Tab
          Environment Objects List Tab
          Environment Objects Map Tab
      User Scenario: Investigate the Root Cause a Problem Using Troubleshooting Tab Options
        Review the Triggered Symptoms When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
        Compare Symptoms on a Timeline When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
        Identify Influential Events When You Troubleshoot a Virtual Machine Problem
    Running Actions from vRealize Operations Manager
      List of vRealize Operations Manager Actions
      Working With Actions That Use Power Off Allowed
      Actions Supported for Automation
      Integration of Actions with vRealize Automation
      Run Actions From Toolbars in vRealize Operations Manager
        Rebalance Container Action
        Delete Idle VM Action
        Set DRS Automation Action
        Move Virtual Machine Action
        Power Off Virtual Machine Action
        Shut Down Guest Operating System for Virtual Machine Action
        Power On Virtual Machine Action
        Delete Powered Off Virtual Machine Action
        Set Memory for Virtual Machine Action
        Set Memory Resources for Virtual Machine Action
        Set CPU Count for Virtual Machine Action
        Set CPU Resources for Virtual Machine Action
        Set CPU Count and Memory for Virtual Machine Action
        Delete Unused Snapshots for Virtual Machine Action
        Delete Unused Snapshots for Datastore Action
      Troubleshoot Actions in vRealize Operations Manager
        Actions Do Not Appear on Object
        Missing Column Data in Actions Dialog Boxes
        Missing Column Data in the Set Memory for VM Dialog Box
        Host Name Does Not Appear in Action Dialog Box
      Monitor Recent Task Status
        Recent Tasks in vRealize Operations Manager
      Troubleshoot Failed Tasks
        Determine If a Recent Task Failed
        Troubleshooting Maximum Time Reached Task Status
        Troubleshooting Set CPU or Set Memory Failed Tasks
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Count or Set Memory with Powered Off Allowed
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Count and Memory When Values Not Supported
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Resources or Set Memory Resources When the Value is Not Supported
        Troubleshooting Set CPU Resources or Set Memory Resources When the Value is Too High
        Troubleshooting Set Memory Resources When the Value is Not Evenly Divisible by 1024
        Troubleshooting Failed Shut Down VM Action Status
        Troubleshooting VMware Tools Not Running for a Shut Down VM Action Status
        Troubleshooting Failed Delete Unused Snapshots Action Status
    Viewing Your Inventory
      Inventory Tab on the Environment Overview Pane
  Reference Architecture
    Best Practices for Deploying vRealize Operations Manager
    Initial Considerations for Deploying vRealize Operations Manager
    Scalability Considerations
    High Availability Considerations
    Adapter and Management Packs Considerations
    Hardware Requirements for Analytic Nodes and Remote Collectors
    Port Requirements for vRealize Operations Manager
    Small Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
    Medium Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
    Large Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
    Extra Large Deployment Profile for vRealize Operations Manager
  Planning the Capacity for Your Managed Environment
    Right-Sizing Capacity for Stress-Free Demand and Value
    User Scenario: Planning Capacity for an Increase in Workload
      Create a Sample Project to Increase Workload Capacity
      Create a Sample Project to Add a Host and Virtual Machines
      View the Result of Your Capacity Projects
    Planning Hardware Projects
      Create a Project to Plan for Hardware Changes
    Planning Virtual Machine Projects and Scenarios
      Create a Virtual Machine Project Using Populated Metrics
      Create a Sample Project for a New Virtual Machine
      Create a Sample Project to Simulate Removing a Virtual Machine
    Projects Tab
      Projects Name and Description Workspace
      Projects Scenarios Workspace
    Custom Profiles
      Custom Profiles Details and Related Policies
      Custom Profiles Add and Edit Workspace
    Custom Datacenters
      Custom Datacenters List
      Custom Datacenters Add and Edit Workspace
  Customizing How vRealize Operations Manager Displays Your Data
    Using Dashboards
      User Scenario: Create and Configure Dashboards and Widgets
        Create a Dashboard to View Object Status
        Create a Detailed Object Status Dashboard
        Configure Dashboard Navigation
        Work with Dashboard Navigations
      Dashboards
      Predefined Dashboards
        Getting Started Dashboard
        Operations Overview Dashboard
        Capacity Overview Dashboard
        Troubleshoot a VM
        VM Dashboards
          Heavy Hitter VMs
          VM Configuration Dashboard
          VM Usage Dashboard
        Infrastructure Dashboards
          Cluster Configuration Dashboard
          Cluster Performance Dashboard
          Datastore Capacity Dashboard
          Datastore Performance Dashboard
          ESXi Configuration Dashboard
          Network Configuration Dashboard
      Custom Dashboards
      Dashboard Configuration in the Dashboard Workspace
      Widget List in the Dashboard Workspace
      Widget Interactions in the Dashboard Workspace
      Dashboard Navigation in the Dashboard Workspace
      Reorder and Switch Dashboards
      Manage Summary Dashboards
      Manage Tab Groups
      Share Dashboards
    Using Widgets
      Widget Definitions List
      Widget Interactions
      Manage Metric Configuration
      Add a Resource Interaction XML File
      Alert List Widget
        Alert List Widget Configuration Options
      Alert Volume Widget
        Alert Volume Widget Configuration Options
      Anomalies Widget
        Anomalies Widget Configuration Options
      Anomaly Breakdown Widget
        Anomaly Breakdown Widget Configuration Options
      Capacity Remaining Widget
        Capacity Remaining Widget Configuration Options
      Capacity Utilization Widget
        Capacity Utilization Widget Configuration Options
      Container Details Widget
        Container Details Widget Configuration Options
      Container Overview Widget
        Container Overview Widget Configuration Options
      Current Policy Widget
        Current Policy Widget Configuration Options
      Data Collection Results Widget
        Data Collection Results Widget Configuration Options
      Density Widget
        Density Widget Configuration Options
      DRS Cluster Settings Widget
        DRS Cluster Settings Widget Configuration Options
      Efficiency Widget
        Efficiency Widget Configuration Options
      Environment Widget
        Environment Widget Configuration Options
      Environment Overview Widget
        Environment Overview Widget Configuration Options
      Environment Status Widget
        Environment Status Widget Configuration Options
      Faults Widget
        Faults Widget Configuration Options
      Forensics Widget
        Forensics Widget Configuration Options
      Geo Widget
        Geo Widget Configuration Options
      Health Widget
        Health Widget Configuration Options
      Health Chart Widget
        Health Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Heat Map Widget
        Heat Map Widget Configuration Options
      Mashup Chart Widget
        Mashup Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Metric Chart Widget
        Metric Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Metric Picker Widget
        Metric Picker Widget Configuration Options
      Object List Widget
        Object List Widget Configuration Options
      Object Relationship Widget
        Object Relationship Widget Configuration Options
      Object Relationship (Advanced) Widget
        Object Relationship (Advanced) Widget Configuration Options
      Property List Widget
        Property List Widget Configuration Options
      Reclaimable Capacity Widget
        Reclaimable Capacity Widget Configuration Options
      Recommended Actions Widget
      Risk Widget
        Risk Widget Configuration Options
      Rolling View Chart Widget
        Rolling View Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Scoreboard Widget
        Scoreboard Widget Configuration Options
      Scoreboard Health Widget
        Scoreboard Health Widget Configuration Options
      Sparkline Chart Widget
        Sparkline Chart Widget Configuration Options
      Stress Widget
        Stress Widget Configuration Options
      Tag Picker Widget
        Tag Picker Widget Configuration Options
      Text Display Widget
        Text Display Widget Configuration Options
      Time Remaining Widget
        Time Remaining Widget Configuration Options
      Top Alerts Widget
        Top Alerts Widget Configuration Options
      Top-N Widget
        Top-N Widget Configuration Options
      Topology Graph Widget
        Topology Graph Widget Configuration Options
      View Widget
        View Widget Configuration Options
      Weather Map Widget
        Weather Map Widget Configuration Options
      Workload Widget
        Workload Widget Configuration Options
    Using Views
      User Scenario: Create, Run, Export, and Import a vRealize Operations Manager View for Tracking Virtual Machines
        Create a vRealize Operations Manager View for Supervising Virtual Machines
        Run a vRealize Operations Manager View
        Export a vRealize Operations Manager View
        Import a vRealize Operations Manager View
      Views and Reports Ownership
      Views Overview
      View Workspace Name and Description Details
      View Workspace Presentation Details
        View Distribution Type
      View Workspace Subjects Details
        vRealize Operations Manager Views Applicability
      View Workspace Data Details
      View Workspace Visibility Details
      Editing, Cloning, and Deleting a View
    Using Reports
      User Scenario: Handling Reports to Monitor Virtual Machines
        Create a Report Template for Monitoring Virtual Machines
        Generate a Report
        Download a Report
        Schedule a Report
      Report Templates Tab
      Generated Reports Tab
      Schedule Reports Overview
        Add a Network Share Plug-In for vRealize Operations Manager Reports
      Report Templates Overview
      Generated Reports Overview
      Report Template Workspace Name and Description Details
      Report Template Workspace Views and Dashboards Details
      Report Template Workspace Formats Details
      Report Template Workspace Layout Options Details
  Customizing How vRealize Operations Manager Monitors Your Environment
    Defining Alerts in vRealize Operations Manager
      Object Relationship Hierarchies for Alert Definitions
      Alert Definition Best Practices
      Understanding Negative Symptoms for Alerts
      Create an Alert Definition for Department Objects
        Add Description and Base Object to Alert Definition
        Add a Virtual Machine CPU Usage Symptom to the Alert Definition
        Add a Host Memory Usage Symptom to the Alert Definition
        Add Recommendations to the Alert Definition
        Create a Custom Accounting Department Group
        Create a Policy for the Accounting Alert
        Configure Notifications for the Department Alert
        Create a Dashboard to Monitor Department Objects
      Alert Definitions
        Alert Definition Workspace
          Alert Definition Workspace Name and Description
          Alert Definition Workspace Base Object Type
          Alert Definition Workspace Alert Impact
          Alert Definition Workspace Add Symptom Definitions
          Alert Definition Workspace Add Recommendations
      Defining Symptoms for Alerts
        About Metrics and Super Metrics Symptoms
          Metric / Super Metric Symptom Definitions
            Metric and Supermetric Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Property Symptoms
          Property Symptoms Definitions
            Property Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Message Event Symptoms
          Message Event Symptom Definitions
            Message Event Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Fault Symptoms
          Fault Symptom Definitions
            Fault Symptoms Definition Workspace
        Metric Event Symptoms
          Metric Event Symptom Definitions
            Metric Event Symptoms Definition Workspace
      Viewing Actions
        Actions Overview List
      Defining Recommendations for Alert Definitions
        Recommendations
          Recommendation Workspace
      Creating and Managing Alert Notifications
        List of Outbound Plug-Ins
        Add Outbound Notification Plug-Ins
          Add a Standard Email Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a REST Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a Log File Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a Network Share Plug-In for vRealize Operations Manager Reports
          Add an SNMP Trap Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
          Add a Smarts Service Assurance Manager Notification Plug-In for Outbound Alerts
        Filtering Log File Outbound Messages With the TextFilter.xml File
        Outbound Settings
          Outbound Plug-Ins
        Configuring Notifications
          User Scenario: Create an Email Alert Notification
          User Scenario: Create a REST Alert Notification
          Notifications
            Notification Rule
    Defining Compliance Standards
      vRealize Operations Manager Compliance for vSphere 6.0 Objects
      User Scenario: Ensure Compliance of Your vSphere 6.0 Objects
      User Scenario: Define a Compliance Standard for Custom Standards
        Configure Basic Information for the Host Compliance Standard
        Add Symptoms to the Host Compliance Standard
    Operational Policies
    Managing and Administering Policies for vRealize Operations Manager
      Policy Decisions and Objectives
      Default Policy in vRealize Operations Manager
      Custom Policies
      Policies Provided with vRealize Operations Manager
      User Scenario: Create a Custom Operational Policy for a vSphere Production Environment
        Determine the vSphere Operational Requirements
        Create a Policy to Meet vSphere Operational Needs
        Configure the Custom Policy Settings to Analyze and Report on vSphere Objects
        Apply the Custom Policy to vSphere Object Groups
      User Scenario: Create an Operational Policy for Production vCenter Server Datastore Objects
        Create a Group Type for Your Datastore Objects
        Create an Object Group for Your Datastore Objects
        Create Your Policy and Select a Base Policy
        Override the Analysis Settings for the Datastore Objects
        Enable Disk Space Attributes for Datastore Objects
        Override Alert and Symptom Definitions for Datastore Objects
        Apply Your Datastore Policy to Your Datastore Objects Group
        Create a Dashboard for Disk Use of Your Datastore Objects
      Using the Monitoring Policy Workspace to Create and Modify Operational Policies
      Active Policies Tab for Policies
      Policy Library Tab for Policies
      Policy Workspace in vRealize Operations Manager
        Policy Workspace Getting Started
        Policy Workspace Select Base Policies
        Policy Workspace Analysis Settings
          Policy Workload Element
          Policy Anomaly Element
          Policy Fault Element
          Policy Capacity Remaining and Time Remaining Element
          Policy Stress Element
          Policy Compliance Element
          Policy Reclaimable Capacity Element
          Policy Density Element
          Policy Time Element
        Policy Workspace Workload Automation
        Policy Workspace Collect Metrics and Properties
        Policy Workspace Alert and Symptom Definitions
          Policy Alert Definitions
          Policy Symptom Definitions
        Policy Workspace Custom Profiles
        Policy Workspace Apply Policy to Groups
      Define Monitoring Goals for vRealize Operations Manager Solutions
    Super Metrics in vRealize Operations Manager
      Super Metric Functions and Operators
      Enhancing Your Super Metrics
      User Scenario: Formulate and Apply Your Super Metric
        Design a Super Metric
        Add Your Super Metric
        Visualize Your Super Metric
        Associate Your Super Metric with an Object Type
        Review Your Super Metric in Troubleshooting
      Building a Super Metric Formula
      Exporting a Super Metric
      Importing a Super Metric
      Super Metrics Tab
        Manage Super Metric Workspace
    vSphere Predictive Distributed Resource Scheduler
    Configure vSphere Predictive DRS
    Customizing Icons
      Customize an Object Type Icon
        Object Type Icons Tab
      Customize an Adapter Type Icon
        Adapter Type Icons Tab
    Managing Objects in Your Environment
      Adding an Object to Your Environment
      Creating and Assigning Tags
        Predefined Object Tags
        Add an Object Tag and Assign Objects to the Tag
        Use a Tag to Find an Object
      Manage Object Tags
      Manage Object Type Tags
      Inventory Explorer: List of Objects
        Manage Objects
        Discover Objects
        Discovery Results List
        Manage Maintenance Schedules
      Inventory Explorer: Geographical Map of Objects
    Configuring Object Relationships
      Adding an Object Relationship
      Object Relationships
    Customizing How Endpoint Operations Management Monitors Operating Systems
      Configuring Remote Monitoring
        Configure Remote Monitoring of an Object
          HTTP Configuration Options
          ICMP Configuration Options
          TCP Configuration Options
      Working with Agent Plug-ins
        Configuring Plug-in Loading
        Understanding the Unsynchronized Agents Group
      Configuring Agent Logging
        Agent Log Files
        Configuring the Agent Log Name or Location
        Configuring the Agent Logging Level
        Redirecting System Messages to the Agent Log
        Configuring the Debug Level for an Agent Subsystem
    Modifying Global Settings
      List of Global Settings
      Global Settings
  Maintaining and Expanding vRealize Operations Manager
    Cluster and Node Maintenance
      Cluster Management
    Logs
    Create a Support Bundle
      Support Bundles
    Maintenance Schedules
    Manage Maintenance Schedules
    License Keys
    License Groups
    Passwords and Certificates
      Change the Administrator Password
      Reset the Administrator Password on vApp or Linux Clusters
      Reset the Administrator Password on Windows Clusters
      Generate a Passphrase
      Certificates
        Add a Custom Certificate
        Removing an Adapter Certificate
    Dynamic Thresholds
    Adapter Redescribe
    Allocate More Virtual Memory
    How To Preserve Customized Content
    Backup and Restore
      Backing Up and Restoring with vSphere Data Protection
        Disable Quiescing
        Back Up vRealize Operations Manager By Using vSphere Data Protection
        Restore vRealize Operations Manager By Using vSphere Data Protection
      Checking the Restore of vRealize Operations Manager Systems
      Change the IP Address of Nodes After Restoring a Cluster on a Remote Host
      Manual Backup Procedure Appears to Stall
    About the Administration Interface
      Cluster Status and Troubleshooting
      Logs
      Support Bundles
      Software Updates
        Install a Software Update
    The Customer Experience Improvement Program
      Join or Leave the Customer Experience Improvement Program
  Metric Definitions in vRealize Operations Manager
    Metrics for vCenter Server Components
      vSphere Metrics
      vCenter Server Metrics
      Virtual Machine Metrics
      Host System Metrics
      Cluster Compute Resource Metrics
      Resource Pool Metrics
      Datacenter Metrics
      Custom Datacenter Metrics
      Storage Pod Metrics
      VMware Distributed Virtual Switch Metrics
      Distributed Virtual Port Group Metrics
      Datastore Metrics
    Calculated Metrics
      Capacity and Project-Based Metrics
      Badge Metrics
      System Metrics
    Self-Monitoring Metrics for vRealize Operations Manager
      Analytics Metrics
      Collector Metrics
      Controller Metrics
      FSDB Metrics
      Product UI Metrics
      Admin UI Metrics
      Suite API Metrics
      Cluster and Slice Administration Metrics
      Watchdog Metrics
      Node Metrics
      Cluster Metrics
      Persistence Metrics
      Remote Collector Metrics
    Metrics for the Operating Systems and Remote Service Monitoring Plug-ins in Endpoint Operations Management
      Operating Systems Plug-in Metrics
        AIX Metrics
        Linux Metrics
        Solaris Metrics
        Microsoft Windows Metrics
        Windows Service Metrics
        Script Metrics
        Multiprocess Service Metrics
      Remote Service Monitoring Plug-in Metrics
        HTTP Check Metrics
        ICMP Check Metrics
        TCP Check Metrics
  Property Definitions in vRealize Operations Manager
    Properties for vCenter Server Components
      vCenter Server Properties
      Virtual Machine Properties
      Host System Properties
      Cluster Compute Resource Properties
      Resource Pool Properties
      Data Center Properties
      Storage Pod Properties
      VMware Distributed Virtual Switch Properties
      Distributed Virtual Port Group Properties
      Datastore Properties
    Self-Monitoring Properties for vRealize Operations Manager
      Analytics Properties
      Node Properties
      Remote Collector Properties
  Alert Definitions in vRealize Operations Manager
    Cluster Compute Resource Alert Definitions
    Host System Alert Definitions
    vSphere Distributed Port Group
    Virtual Machine Alert Definitions
    vSphere Distributed Switch Alert Definitions
    vCenter Server Alert Definitions
    Datastore Alert Definitions
    Data Center Alert Definitions
    Custom Data Center Alert Definitions
vRealize Operations Manager OPS-CLI Help
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  template Command Operations
  supermetric Command Operations
  attribute Command Operations
  reskind Command Operations for Object Types
  report Command Operations
  view Command Operations
  file Command Operations
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  supermetric Command Operations
  attribute Command Operations
  reskind Command Operations for Object Types
  report Command Operations
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Product Documentation and Related Information
  Product Documentation and Related Information
  Product Documentation and Related Information