You can add nodes to expand an existing vRealize Operations in SDDC Manager.

The capacity of your vRealize Operations in SDDC Manager to accept additional nodes is restricted by its original sizing configuration. See the Knowledge Base article vRealize Operations Manager 6.6 and 6.6.1 Sizing Guidelines.


  1. On the SDDC Manager Dashboard, click Settings.
  2. Click vRealize.
    The vRealize splash page displays, showing all vRealize products.
  3. Click vRealize Operations.
    The vRealize Operations splash page displays.
  4. Click Expand Existing Installation.
    Note: If the Expand Existing Installation link is inactive, verify that the initial deployment succeeded and if so, the deployment has capacity for additional nodes.
    The Add Nodes... page displays.
  5. Add the desired number of nodes.
  6. Click Submit.