Configure the connection between vRealize Operations Manager and the NSX instance for the ROBO cluster.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Operations Manager by using the administration console.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrops-cluster-01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin

      Password

      vrops_admin_password

  2. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Administration and click Solutions.
  3. On the Solutions page, select the Management Pack for NSX-vSphere from the solution table, and click Configure.




  4. In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, from the Adapter Type table at the top, select NSX-vSphere Adapter.

    The Instance Name list contains the instances of the NSX Adapter for Region A and Region B of the hub.

  5. Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connection to the NSX Manager for the ROBO cluster.
    1. Click the Add icon to add an adapter settings.
    2. Enter the name, the FQDN of the ROBO NSX Manager and the FQDN of the ROBO vCenter Server instance that is connected to the NSX Manager.

      Setting

      Value for the NSX Manager for the ROBO cluster

      Display Name

      ROBO NSX Adapter - NYC01

      Description

      -

      NSX Manager Host

      nyc01nsxm01.rainpole.local

      VC Host

      nyc01vc01.rainpole.local

      Enable Log Insight integration if configured

      false

    3. Click the Add icon next to the Credential text box, configure the credentials for the connection to NSX Manager and vCenter Server, and click OK.

      Setting

      Value for the NSX Manager for the ROBO cluster

      Credential name

      Credentials to ROBO VC and NSX Manager - NYC01

      NSX User Name

      svc-vrops-nsx

      NSX Manager Password

      svc-vrops-nsx_password

      vCenter User Name

      svc-vrops@rainpole.local

      vCenter Password

      svc-vrops-password

    4. Expand the Advanced Settings pane.
    5. In the Advanced Settings pane, click the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu and select NYC01
    6. Click Test Connection to validate the connection to the ROBO NSX Manager.

      The NSX Manager certificate appears.

    7. In the Review and Accept Certificate dialog box, verify the certificate information and click OK.
    8. Click OK in the Test Connection Info dialog box.
    9. Click Save Settings.
    10. In the Review and Accept Certificate dialog box, verify the certificate information and click OK.
    11. Click OK in the Adapter Instance dialog box.
  6. In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, click Close.

Results

The NSX-vSphere Adapters for ROBO is available on the Solutions page of the vRealize Operations Manager user interface. The Collection State of the adapters is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data receiving.