You can monitor OpenStack resources in vRealize Operations Manager by installing the vRealize Operations Management Pack for OpenStack and the End Point Operations Management agent.

Prerequisites

Procedure

  1. Obtain the End Point Operations Management agent installation file for Linux in GZ format.
    1. Go to the vRealize Operations Manager download page and select your version of vRealize Operations Manager.
    2. Under Product Downloads, find your edition of vRealize Operations Manager and click Go to Downloads.
    3. Find End Point Operations Linux Agent - 64 bit (gz file) and click Download Now.
  2. Transfer the End Point Operations Management agent installation file to the OpenStack Management Server and decompress it to a temporary directory.
  3. In the temporary directory, open the conf/agent.properties file and modify the following parameters to match your vRealize Operations Manager deployment.
    agent.setup.serverIP=vrops-server-ip
    agent.setup.serverSSLPort=vrops-server-ssl-port 
    agent.setup.serverLogin=vrops-admin-username
    agent.setup.serverPword=vrops-admin-password
    agent.setup.serverCertificateThumbprint=vrops-server-cert-thumbprint
  4. Install the End Point Operations Management agent in VMware Integrated OpenStack.
    sudo viocli epops install -s epops-install-file.tar.gz -c epops-dir/conf/agent.properties

Results

VMware Integrated OpenStack objects are displayed in the vRealize Operations Manager Inventory Explorer in the EP Ops Adapter Resources Group.

What to do next

If you need to reconfigure the End Point Operations Management agent, modify the agent.properties file and run the following command:

sudo viocli epops reconfig -c epops-dir/conf/agent.properties

For more information about command-line parameters, see viocli epops Command.