Upgrade the management packs for vRealize Operations Manager to provide ongoing interoperability with the different components of the SDDC.

About this task

You upgrade the management packs for integration with NSX for vSphere, Storage Devices and vRealize Automation. You can start with upgrade the management pack of NSX for vSphere.

Management Pack

File Name

vRealize Operations Management Pack for NSX for vSphere

vmware-MPforNSX-vSphere-xxx.pak

vRealize Operations Management Pack for Storage Devices

vmware-MPforStorageDevices-xxx.pak

vRealize Operations Management Pack for vRealize Automation

vmware-MPforvRealizeAutomation-xxx.pak

After you update the management pack software, you must reconnect the adapter instances to NSX for vSphere, vCenter Server and vRealize Automation.

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, click Add .

    The Add Solution wizard appears.

  4. On the Select a Solution page, browse your file system and locate the management pack .pak file for NSX for vSphere.




  5. Select Install the PAK file even if it is already installed, click Upload and click Next.

    The upload might take several minutes.

  6. Read and accept the end user license agreement, and click Next.
  7. After the upgrade is complete, click Finish.
  8. On the Solutions page in the vRealize Operations Manager user interface, select Management Pack for NSX-vSphere from the solution table, and click Configure.




  9. In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, select the NSX-vSphere adapter instance and click Test Connection to validate the connection.

    Region

    Adapter Instance

    Adapter Type

    Region A

    Mgmt NSX Adapter - SFO01

    NSX-vSphere

    Comp NSX Adapter - SFO01

    Network Devices Adapter

    Network Devices Adapter

    Region B

    Mgmt NSX Adapter - LAX01

    NSX-vSphere

    Comp NSX Adapter - LAX01

    Accept the NSX Manager certificates if prompted.

  10. Repeat the step for each NSX-vSphere adapter instance and Network Device adapter instance.
  11. Click Save Settings.

    Accept the certificates if prompted.

  12. Click OK.
  13. Repeat this procedure for the other management packs.