To enable alarms to be sent from the vCenter Server in the event of a remediation action being triggered, you must create a new service in vCenter Hyperic.

The term "virtual machine" in vSphere App HA is referred to as a platform in vCenter Hyperic.

The term "service" in vSphere App HA is referred to as a server in vCenter Hyperic.

Verify that you do not have any other VMware vCenter AppHA Plug-in on the vCenter Hyperic server.

1

In the vCenter Hyperic user interface, select Resources > Browse.

2

Under Platforms click the platform on which to define the VMware vCenter AppHA Plug-in.

3

Select Tools Menu > New Server.

4

Enter the following values and click OK.

The values must be exactly as written.

Parameter

Required Value

Name

VC

Server Type

VMware vCenter AppHA

Install Path

*

5

Click the Configuration Properties link.

6

Verify that the Auto-Discover Services? checkbox is not selected.

7

Enter the following values and click OK.

Parameter

Description

url

Replace localhost with the IP address of the vCenter Server

user

Type the vSphere Web Client login user name

pass

Type the vSphere Web Client login password

process query

Use the default

The VMware vCenter AppHA Plug-in is created.