To use the vIMS management feature, you need to fulfill the following prerequisites:
- For vIMS discovery, ensure that you have Orchestrator(Cloudify) administrator privileges.
- REST API access must be available on the Orchestrator(Cloudify) host. In ESM new type orchestrator has been added in the credentials configuration windows to specify Orchestrator(Cloudify) host IP Address, administrator username, and administrator password.
- Ensure that Data Collection Framework(DCF) is installed and Controller service is running. Also DCF is accessible from ESM Server.
- Ensure that Kafka server is configured, and services are up and running. Also Kafka Server is accessible from ESM server and DCF host.