You install the vRealize Operations for Horizon broker agent on one View Connection Server host in each View pod in your View environment.

Important

You cannot install the broker agent on a View security server.

Install the vRealize Operations for Horizon solution, add your license key, and create an instance of the View adapter.

Verify that you downloaded the broker agent installation file.

If a previous version of the broker agent is installed on the target View Connection Server host, uninstall it.

1

Log in to the View Connection Server host where you plan to install the broker agent using a domain account that is part of the local administrators group.

2

Copy the VMware-v4vbrokeragent-x86_64-6.1.0-buildnumber.exe file to a temporary folder on the View Connection Server host.

3

In the temporary folder, run the EXE file to start the broker agent setup wizard.

4

Accept the EULA and click Next.

5

(Optional) Select the Launch the VMware vRealize Operations View Broker Agent configuration utility check box to cause the Broker Agent Configuration wizard to open immediately after the broker agent is installed.

The check box is selected by default.

6

Click Install to begin the installation.

7

When the installation finishes, click Finish to exit the broker agent setup wizard.

The broker agent is installed in the same folder as View Connection Server.

Use the Broker Agent Configuration wizard to configure the broker agent. See Configure the vRealize Operations for Horizon Broker Agent.