Assign global permissions in consolidated SDDC to the operations service accounts in order to enable vRealize Operations Manager access to monitoring data on the consolidated pod for the region.

About this task

The svc-vrops-vsphere and svc-vrops-nsx users have read-only access on all objects in vCenter Server. The svc-vrops-mpsd and svc-vrops-vsan users have rights that are specifically required for access to storage device and vSAN information, respectively, in vRealize Operations Manager on all objects in vCenter Server.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vCenter Server by using the vSphere Web Client.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/vsphere-client.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      administrator@vsphere.local

      Password

      vsphere_admin_password

  2. From the Home menu, select Administration.
  3. Assign global permissions to the following users according to their roles.

    User

    Role

    svc-vrops-vsphere@rainpole.local

    Read-only

    svc-vrops-nsx@rainpole.local

    Read-only

    svc-vrops-mpsd@rainpole.local

    MPSD Metrics User

    svc-vrops-vsan@rainpole.local

    MPSD Metrics User

    1. Click Global Permissions under Access Control.
    2. Click Add permission in the Manage tab .
    3. In the Global Permissions Root - Add Permission dialog box, click Add to associate a user or a group with a role.
    4. In the Select Users/Groups dialog box, from the Domain drop-down menu, select rainpole.local, in the filter box type svc-vrops and press Enter.
    5. From the list of users and groups, select svc-vrops-vsphere, click Add, and click OK.
    6. In the Global Permissions Root - Add Permission dialog box, from the Assigned Role drop-down menu, select Read-only, ensure that Propogate to children is selected, and click OK.
    7. Repeat the steps to assign the Read-only user role to the svc-vrops-nsx user, and the MPSD Metrics User user role to the svc-vrops-mpsd and svc-vrops-vsan users.