The adapter instance provides you with a holistic view of the storage network connected to the vCenter Server system. The adapter discovers the storage devices only for the ESXi 6.0 and later.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Operations Manager user interface with administrator privileges.
  2. In the menu, select Administration and in the left pane select Solutions > Repository.
  3. On the Repository tab, click Add/Upgrade.
  4. Browse to locate the temporary folder and select the PAK file.
    For example, managementpack_name-buildnumber.pak.
  5. Click Upload.
    The upload might take several minutes.
  6. Read and accept the EULA and then click Next.
    Installation details appear in the window during the process.
  7. Ensure that you install the PAK file on the primary node.
  8. When the installation is complete, click Finish.

What to do next

Configure the adapter instance for the management pack.