Create an application in vRealize Operations Manager to group the monitoring data collected from your vSphere Storage APIs for Data Protection (VADP) based Backup Solution vitrual machines.

About this task

vRealize Operations Manager builds an application to determine how your environment is affected when one or more components in an application experiences problems. You can also monitor the overall health and performance of the application.

vRealize Operations Manager collects data from the components in the application and displays the results in a summary dashboard for each application with a real-time analysis for any or all of the components. 


  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.



      User name




  2. On the main navigation bar, click the Environment menu and click the Applications tab.
  3. On the Applications tab, click the Add icon to add an application.
  4. In the Add Application dialog box, select Custom and click OK.
  5. In the Application Management dialog box, in the Application text box enter Backup Solution.
  6. In the Tiers pane, click Add Tier, enter Backup Solution VMs as the Tier Name and click Update.
  7. In the objects list underneath, enter name of <virtual machines for Backup Solution> in the search box, and press Enter.
  8. Select the Virtual Machine objects of Backup Solution and drag them to the Tier Objects pane.

    Backup Solution Region A VMs

    Backup Solution Region B VMs

    VMs for the Backup Solution in Region A

    VMs for the Backup Solution in Region B

  9. Click Save.