After you install the management pack, configure NSX-vSphere Adapters: one adapter for the management cluster and one adapter for the shared edge and compute cluster. 

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 Management Pack for NSX-vSphere from the solution table, and click Configure.
  5. In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, from the Adapter Type table at the top, select NSX-vSphere Adapter.
  6. Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connecting to the NSX Manager for the management cluster or to the NSX Manager for the shared edge and compute cluster.
    1. If you already have added another NSX-vSphere Adapter, click the Add icon to add an adapter settings.
    2. Enter the display name, the FQDN of the NSX Manager, and the FQDN of the vCenter Server instance that is connected to the NSX Manager.

      Setting

      Value for the NSX Manager for the Management Cluster

      Value for the NSX Manager for the Shared Edge and Compute Cluster

      Display Name

      NSX Adapter - sfo01m01nsx01

      NSX Adapter - sfo01w01nsx01

      Description

      Management NSX Manager for sfo01

      Compute NSX Manager for sfo01

      NSX Manager Host

      sfo01m01nsx01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      sfo01w01nsx01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      VC Host

      sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      Enable Log Insight integration if configured

      false

      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 Management Cluster

      Value for the NSX Manager for the Shared Edge and Compute Cluster

      Credential name

      NSX Adapter Credentials - sfo01m01nsx01

      NSX Adapter Credentials - sfo01w01nsx01

      NSX Manager User Name

      svc-vrops-nsx

      svc-vrops-nsx

      NSX Manager Password

      svc-vrops-nsx_password

      svc-vrops-nsx_password

      vCenter User Name

      svc-vrops-nsx@rainpole.local

      svc-vrops-nsx@rainpole.local

      vCenter Password

      svc-vrops-nsx-password

      svc-vrops-nsx-password

    4. Click Test Connection to validate the connection to the NSX Manager instance.

      The NSX Manager certificate appears.

    5. In the Review and Accept Certificate dialog box, verify the certificate information and click Accept.
    6. Click OK in the Info dialog.
    7. Expand the Advanced Settings section of settings.
    8. From the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu, select the sfo01-remote-collectors remote collector group.
    9. Click Save Settings.
    10. Click OK in the Info dialog box that appears.
    11. Repeat the steps to create an NSX-vSphere Adapter for the other NSX Manager.
  7. In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, click Close.

Results

The NSX-vSphere Adapters appear 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.