vCenter Hyperic server can be integrated with Kerberos, LDAP, and SMTP Server, and can be configured to send SNMP traps.

You can configure the vCenter Hyperic server to use Kerberos authentication.

You can configure the vCenter Hyperic server to use LDAP authentication for new users, and to assign user roles based on LDAP group membership.

vCenter Hyperic sends emails using the SMTP server specified during vCenter Hyperic server installation. To use a remote SMTP server, you configure the vCenter Hyperic server with the remote host connection information, and set up authentication in hq-server.conf.

You can configure vCenter Hyperic to send SNMP traps to an SNMP management system. You can use SNMP notifications in alert definitions, as alert actions and escalation steps.