To begin the initial configuration of the Skyline Collector, you must first power it on.

Power on the Skyline Collector within vCenter Server.


To access the Skyline Collection, you need the Skyline Collector FQDN or IP address


  1. Log in to the vSphere Client.
  2. Right-click on the Skyline Collector virtual appliance you deployed using the Deploy OVF Template wizard. Select Power, then select Power on.
  3. View the IP address of the Skyline Collector on the Summary tab in the vSphere Client. You may must refresh the vSphere Client to view the IP address of the Skyline Collector after powering it on.


The Skyline Collector virtual appliance is powered-on, and can now be accessed through a web-browser.