Before installing and configuring the Management Pack, ensure your system meets the following requirements.

For compatibility between products, please refer to:

vRealize Operations Interoperability for Cohesity


3rd Party Solution Interoperability for Cohesity

vRealize Operations Requirements

Cohesity Requirements


Hostname (or IP address) of vROps system

Cohesity hostname (or IPv4 address)

Port: The default port is 443.


If using SSL, when Creating an Adapter Instance (Cohesity), you will want to set the SSL ConfigAdvanced Setting to Verify and install an SSL certificate in the vROps truststore. See: Adding an SSL Certificate to the vROps Truststore (Cohesity). Optionally, you can also install your own SSL certificate on Cohesity. See: Adding an SSL Certificate on Cohesity.



CohesityUser Name & Password (Active Directory credential users must configure Active Directory on Cohesity and enter the applicable domain when Creating a Credential (Cohesity).)


The least-privileged user (LPU) for the Management Pack must be assigned the pre-defined Viewer role in Cohesity. A user assigned this role can use all Management Pack Features.