Configure the connection between vRealize Operations Manager and the NSX Manager instances in the region.

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 deployment_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 connection to the NSX Manager instance.
    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 instance and the FQDN of the vCenter Server instance that is connected to 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 - lax01m01nsx01 NSX Adapter - lax01w01nsx01
      Description Management NSX Manager for lax01 Compute NSX Manager for lax01
      NSX Manager Host lax01m01nsx01.lax01.rainpole.local lax01w01nsx01.lax01.rainpole.local
      VC Host lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local lax01w01vc01.lax01.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
      Credential name
      • NSX Adapter Credentials - lax01m01nsx01
      • NSX Adapter Credentials - lax01w01nsx01
      NSX Manager User Name svc-vrops-nsx
      NSX Manager Password svc-vrops-nsx_password
      vCenter User Name svc-vrops-nsx@rainpole.local
      vCenter 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 box.
    7. Expand the Advanced Settings section of settings.
    8. From the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu, select the lax01-remote-collectors remote collector group
    9. Click Save Settings.
    10. Click OK in the Info dialog box.
    11. Repeat the steps to create an NSX-vSphere Adapter for the other NSX Manager instance.
  7. In the Manage Solution - Management Pack for NSX-vSphere dialog box, click Close.

Results

The NSX-vSphere Adapters for Region B 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.