Configure vSAN adapter to collect monitoring data in Region B about vSAN usage in the SDDC.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Operations Manager by using the operations interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrops01svr01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin

      Password

      vrops_admin_password

  2. On the main navigation bar, click Administration.
  3. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Solutions.
  4. On the Solutions page, select VMware vSAN from the solution table, and click Configure.

    The Manage Solution - VMware vSAN dialog box appears.

  5. Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connection to the vCenter Server instances.
    1. If you already have added another vSAN adapter, click the Add icon on the left side to add an adapter settings.
    2. Enter the settings for connection to the vCenter Server.

      Setting

      Value for the Management vCenter

      Display Name

      vSAN Adapter - lax01m01vc01

      Description

      Management vCenter Server VSAN Adapter for lax01

      vCenter Server

      lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

    3. Click the Add icon, and configure the credentials for connection to the vCenter Server, and click OK.

      Setting

      Value for the Management vCenter

      Credential name

      vSAN Adapter Credentials - lax01m01vc01

      vCenter User Name

      svc-vrops-vsan@rainpole.local

      vCenter Password

      svc-vrops-vsan-password

    4. Click Test Connection to validate the connection to the vCenter Server.

      The vCenter Server certificate appears.

    5. In the Review and Accept Certificate dialog box, verify the vCenter Server certificate information and click Accept.
    6. Click OK in the Info dialog box.
    7. Expand the Advanced Settings section of settings.
    8. From the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu, select the lax01-remote-collectors collector group.
    9. Make sure Auto Discovery is set to true.
    10. Click Save Settings.
    11. Click OK in the Info dialog box that appears.
  6. Repeate the steps above if you have vSAN configured in the shared edge and compute cluster.
  7. In the Manage Solution - VMware vSAN dialog box, click Close.

Results

The vSAN Adapter appears on the Solutions page of the vRealize Operations Manager user interface. The Collection State of the adapter is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data receiving.