This section describes the procedure to discover the vCenter, ESXi hosts, VMware vROps and VMware Telco Cloud Automation hosts using ICMP only.


Ensure that you perform the following tasks:
  • The IP and ESM Domain Managers must be started in EDAA enabled mode for triggering discovery operations from VMware Telco Cloud Service Assurance UI.
  • For performing discovery and discovery related operations, configure the IP servers under Domain Manager configuration in Smarts Integration. For more information, see Create Smarts Integration topic.


  1. Navigate to Administration > Configuration > Collectors and Connectors > 5G Integration.
  2. In the 5G Integration section, click Add and depending on the requirement select TCP-5G-Core or TCP-RAN from the drop-down menu.
  3. In the Add Integration section, select Physical.
  4. Click Next.
  5. In the Description section, enter the name and description.
    Note: The description field is not mandatory when adding new 5G Integration.
  6. In the Credentials section, select Broker Host and Port and SAM.
  7. Click Next.
    The Physical page is displayed.
  8. In the Physical section, click Add.
    The Add Physical page is displayed.
  9. Enter the parameters as listed in the following table:
    Input Parameter Description Default Value
    Name of the SNMP or ICMP Agent Provide the ICMP instance name. NA
    Domain Manager Select domain manager from the drop-down menu. NA
    Discovery Select the discovery via option from the drop-down menu for discovering the ICMP agent.
    Acceptable options are:
    • Add Agent ICMP Only
    • Add Agent SNMP Only
    • Add Agent ICMP/SNMP
    • Seed File
    Hostname or IP Provide the hostname for the ICMP agent. localhost
    Seed Name When Add Agent ICMP Only option is selected, provide the seed name for the ICMP agent.
    Name Format When Add Agent ICMP Only option is selected, provide the name format for discovering the ICMP agent.
  10. Click Discover.