The solutions tab provides a mechanism to create different adapter instances using the tenant app.

Prerequisites

Verify that the management packs are installed and configured.

Procedure

  1. On the left pane, select Administration > Solutions.
  2. To add a vCenter adapter instance:
    1. Select the vCenter Server tab and click Add.
    2. Enter the Display name of the vCenter instance and enter a valid Description.
    3. Enter the Hostname or FQDN of the vCenter Server.
    4. Enter the vCenter Server Username and Password, and click Save.
  3. To add a vCloud Director adapter instance:
    1. Select the vCloud tab and click Add.
    2. Enter the Display name of the vCloud instance and enter a valid Description.
    3. Enter vCloud Director Hostname or FQDN.
    4. Enter the Organization name.
    5. Enter the Username and Password.
    6. Enter the AMQP Password and click Save.
  4. To add an NSX adapter instance:
    1. Select the NSX tab and click Add.
    2. Enter the Display name of the NSX instance and enter a valid Description.
    3. Enter NSX Manager Hostname or FQDN.
    4. Enter the vCenter Server Hostname or FQDN.
    5. Enter the VC Username and Password.
    6. Enter the NSX Username and Password, and click Save.
    To calculate the cost for resources, use an NSX adapter instance. For more information on billing, see Billing in Tenant App.
  5. To save the vRealize Operations credentials:
    1. Enter the vRealize Operations Username and Password.
    2. Click Save.
    Note: Ensure that you save your credentials as the tenant app reuses the vRealize Operations credentials to generate monthly bills.