Connect vRealize Operations Manager to the child Active Directory lax01.rainpole.local for central user management and access control in Region B.


  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 deployment_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 lax01.rainpole.local child Active Directory in Region B, and click OK.
    Active Directory Setting Value
    Source Display Name LAX01.RAINPOLE.LOCAL
    Source Type Active Directory
    Integration Mode Basic
    Domain/Subdomain LAX01.RAINPOLE.LOCAL
    Use SSL/TLS Deselected
    User Name svc-vrops@rainpole.local
    Password svc-vrops_password
    Settings under the Details section
    Automatically synchronize user membership for configured groups Selected
    Host dc51lax.lax01.rainpole.local
    Port 389
    Base DN dc=LAX01,dc=RAINPOLE,dc=LOCAL
    Common Name userPrincipalName
  6. Click the Test button to test the connection to the domain controller, and in the Info success message click OK.
  7. In the Add Source for User and Group Import dialog box, click OK.


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