You can pair up to nine peer instances to a primary Federation instance. The peer instances can be of VMware Aria Operations (SaaS), VMware Aria Operations, or both.


Add a Primary Federation Instance


  1. In the left navigation pane, click Settings > Infrastructure and Support.
  2. On the Infrastructure and Support page, Select the Federation tab.
  3. Click Configure to add the peer instance details.
    In the Configure Instance page, do the following:
    1. Mode: select the mode as Peer
    2. Nickname: Enter a nick name
    3. Location: Search by the city name or zip code and select the city to add it as the location
    4. Shared Secret: Enter the shared secret that you have generated from the primary instance
  4. Click Submit.