Configure vSAN adapter to collect monitoring data in Region B about vSAN use in the SDDC.

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 VMware vSAN from the solution table, and click Configure.
    The Manage Solution - VMware vSAN dialog box appears.
  5. Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connection to the Management vCenter Server instance.
    1. If you already have added another vSAN adapter, click the Add icon on the left side to add an adapter settings.
    2. Enter the settings for connection to the vCenter Server.
      Setting Value for the Management vCenter
      Display Name vSAN Adapter - lax01m01vc01
      Description Management vCenter Server vSAN Adapter for lax01
      vCenter Server lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local
    3. Click the Add icon, and configure the credentials for the connection to vCenter Server, and click OK.
      Setting Value for the Management vCenter
      Credential name vSAN Adapter Credentials - lax01m01vc01
      vCenter User Name svc-vrops-vsan@rainpole.local
      vCenter Password svc-vrops-vsan-password
    4. Click Test Connection to validate the connection to vCenter Server.
      The vCenter Server certificate appears.
    5. In the Review and Accept Certificate dialog box, verify the vCenter Server 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 collector group.
    9. Make sure Auto Discovery is set to true.
    10. Click Save Settings.
    11. Click OK in the Info dialog box that appears.
  6. If you have vSAN datastore configured in the shared edge and compute cluster, repeat Step 5.
  7. In the Manage Solution - VMware vSAN dialog box, click Close.

Results

The vSAN Adapter appears on the Solutions page of the vRealize Operations Manager user interface. The Collection State of the adapter is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data receiving.