The following steps must be completed to configure Application Connectivity Monitor to manage third-party adapters:


  1. Configure the third-party adapters to map events imported from the third-party software to one or more of the events described in Table Symptomatic events.
  2. Map the events from third-party agents to VMware Smart Assurances symptomatic events (Table Symptomatic events).
  3. Configure the Smarts Adapter Platform to import the topology and events from the third-party adapters. The associated VMware Smart Assurance Adapter User’s Guide provides specific instructions.