To activate vRealize Operations Manager monitoring , you add licenses at installation or later. You track licenses so that you know what vRealize Operations Manager may monitor and when your licenses expire.

License keys activate the solution or product and are available in varying levels. Higher levels typically allow vRealize Operations Manager to monitor more objects.

1

In the menu, click Administration, and in the left pane click Management > Licensing.

2

Click the License Keys tab.

The options include toolbar and data grid options.

Use the toolbar options to add, edit, or remove items.

License Key Toolbar Options

Option

Description

Add

Select a solution or product, and enter and validate a license key for it.

Delete

Remove a license key.

Refresh

Update the list of keys.

Use the data grid options to view item details.

License Key Data Grid Options

Option

Description

Product or Solution

Name of the product or solution associated with the key

License Type

Level of the license

License Capacity

Number of objects that the license allows the product to monitor

License Usage

Number of monitored objects that count against the capacity. If you have an unlimited capacity, this number is zero (0).

Status

Indicates whether the license is currently valid

Expiry

Date and time when the license expires

License Information (below)

Details for the selected license key

Overview

Solution or product, expiration, capacity, type, and use of the selected license key

Associated License Groups

License groups that this key is a member of, and the number of objects in the groups