To protect the vRealize Operations Manager virtual machines from a host-level failure, configure vSphere DRS to run the remote collector virtual machines on different hosts within the ROBO cluster.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://nyc01vc01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. Navigate to the nyc01vc01.rainpole.local vCenter Server object, and under the NYC01 data center object select the NYC01 cluster.
  3. Click the Configure tab.
  4. Under the Configuration group of settings, select VM/Host Rules.
  5. On the VM/Host Rules page, click the Add button above the rules list.
  6. In the Create VM/Host Rule dialog box, add a new anti-affinity rule for the virtual machines of the two remote collectors using the following values, and click OK.

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    anti-affinity-rule-vropsr

    Enable rule

    Selected

    Type

    Separate Virtual Machines

    Members

    • nyc01rmtcol01

    • nyc01rmtcol02