In order for vCenter Operations Manager to synchronize information from a vCenter server with vCenter Hyperic, the vCenter Hyperic platforms must have a unique identifier assigned that can be mapped to the corresponding vCenter virtual machine.

To configure unique IDs for vCenter Hyperic platforms:

1

On the masthead, click the Administration tab.

2

Select the HQ Server Settings link.

3

In the vCenter Server Settings section, enter the appropriate values:

a

Enter the URL of the vCenter SDK in the vCenter URL text box.

The URL is generally https://<IP address of vCenter Server>/sdk

b

Enter the username of a user with vCenter administrator privileges in the vCenter User text box.

c

Enter the password for the specified user in the vCenter Password text box.

4

Click OK.

5

(Optional) Verify that the properties have been correctly applied.

a

On the Resources tab, click a platform link.

b

Verify that vCenter UUID and MOID values appear in the summary information at the top of the page.