Before you deploy the remote collector nodes of vRealize Operations Manager in Region B, verify that your environment satisfies the requirements for this deployment.

IP Addresses and Host Names

Verify that static IP addresses and FQDNs for the vRealize Operations Manager application virtual network are available for Region B of the SDDC deployment. Allocate static IP addresses and host names for the 2 remote collector nodes.

Table 1. IP Addresses and Host Names for the Remote Collector Nodes in Region B

Role

IP Address

FQDN

Remote collector 1

192.168.32.31

vrops-rmtcol-51.lax01.rainpole.local

Remote collector 2

192.168.32.32

vrops-rmtcol-52.lax01.rainpole.local

Default gateway

192.168.32.1

-

DNS server

172.17.11.5

-

Subnet mask

255.255.255.0

-

Deployment Prerequisites

Verify that your environment satisfies the following prerequisites to deployment vRealize Operations Manager Remote Collector Nodes.

Prerequisite

Value

Storage

  • Virtual disk provisioning.

    • Thin

  • Required storage per node

    • Initial storage for node deployment: 1.6 GB

Software Features

  • vSphere

    • Management vCenter Server

    • Client Integration Plugin on the machine where you use the vSphere Web Client

    • Management cluster with enabled DRS and HA

  • NSX for vSphere

    • Application virtual network for the 3-node analytics cluster for failover of the analytics cluster by using vCenter Site Recovery Manager

    • Application virtual network for the 2-node remote collector cluster

  • vRealize Operations Manager

    • 3-node analytics cluster in Region A

    • 2-node remote collector cluster in Region A

Installation Package

Download the .ova file of the vRealize Operations Manager virtual appliance on the machine where you use the vSphere Web Client.