Connect vRealize Operations Manager to the Active Directory domain of the SDDC for central user management and access control.

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 Access and click Authentication Sources.
  4. On the Authentication Sources page, click Add.
  5. In the Add Source for User and Group Import dialog box, enter the settings for the rainpole.local and sfo01.rainpole.local Active Directories, and click OK.

    Active Directory Settings

    rainpole.local Value

    sfo01.rainpole.local Value

    Source Display Name

    RAINPOLE.LOCAL

    SFO01.RAINPOLE.LOCAL

    Source Type

    Active Directory

    Active Directory

    Integration Mode

    Basic

    Basic

    Domain/Subdomain

    RAINPOLE.LOCAL

    SFO01.RAINPOLE.LOCAL

    Use SSL/TLS

    Deselected

    Deselected

    User Name

    svc-vrops@rainpole.local

    svc-vrops@rainpole.local

    Password

    svc-vrops_password

    svc-vrops_password

    Settings under the Details section

    Automatically synchronize user membership for configured groups 

    Selected

    Selected

    Host

    dc01rpl.rainpole.local

    dc01sfo.sfo01.rainpole.local

    Port

    3268

    389

    Base DN

    dc=RAINPOLE,dc=LOCAL

    dc=SFO01,dc=RAINPOLE,dc=LOCAL

    Common Name

    userPrincipalName

    userPrincipalName

  6. Click the Test button to test the connection to the domain controller and click OK.
  7. In the Add Source for User and Group Import dialog box, click OK.

Results

The users and user groups in the two Active Directory domains are added to vRealize Operations Manager.