vRealize Operations supports monitoring any service running inside a Windows virtual machine. The task uses the End Point Operations Management Agent as an example.

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. Navigate to Environment > Operating Systems > Operating Systems World > Windows and select the virtual machine that you provisioned from vRealize Automation.
  3. Click Actions, click Monitor OS Object, and click Monitor Windows Service .




  4. Enter the following information and click OK.

    Setting

    Value

    Display Name

    EPOM Agent Service

    service_name

    End Point Operations Management Agent

    To obtain the service name, you can open the service in the Windows virtual machine.

  5. Expand the virtual machine and select EPOM Agent Service.
  6. Select All Metrics > Resource Availability.

    Click the Refresh button to see latest data.





  7. Edit the dashboard.
    1. On the navigation bar, click Home.
    2. In Dashboard List, click the dashboard for the virtual machine and click Edit Dashboard.
  8. Expand the Widget List in the left pane, drag and drop a Scoreboard widget onto the dashboard, and click Save.




  9. Click the Edit button of the Scoreboard widget and edit the widget as follows.
    1. Enter EPOM Agent in the Title text box.
    2. Select Adapter types > EP Ops Adapter, and select EPOM Agent Service.
    3. Expand Availability, double-click Resource Availability, and click Save.




  10. Explore the availability status of the service.
    1. On the navigation bar, click Home.
    2. In Dashboard List, click the dashboard for the virtual machine and expand the scoreboard.