When you select an object in your inventory and choose the map view, vRealize Operations Manager displays icons for all the objects related to your selection in a hierarchy. Use the map to see how the objects are related and to get details on any of the objects displayed.

In the left pane, select Environment, and select a group, application, or inventory object. Click the Environment tab and click the Map tab.

Click any object icon to display the related object types and quantities of each. Depending on your environment, the map display can be very large. Use the map options to control the display of the hierarchy.

Environment Objects Map Options



Zoom to fit

Resets the map display to fit in the available space.


Allows you to click and drag the display to show different parts of the map.

Show values on point

Shows the object name and type when you hover over the icon. Click the icon to list the related object types and quantities of each.

Zoom the view

Click and drag to outline the part of the map you want to enlarge.

Zoom in

Zooms in on the map.

Zoom out

Zooms out on the map.

Reset to initial object

If you changed the display to zoom, pan, or select another object, click this option to return to the original display of the initial object.

Object detail

If selected, the display of related object types and quantities for each is limited to the object types that are below the selected object n the hierarchy.