Extend the deployment of vRealize Operations Manager remote collectors in Region B using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager. Deploy vRealize Operations Manager remote collectors in Region B by adding a product component in the cross-region environment.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager user interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrslcm01svr01a.rainpole.local/vrlcm.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name admin@localhost
      Password vrslcm_admin_password
  2. On the Home page, click Manage Environments.
  3. On the Environments page, locate the existing Cross-Region-Env environment and click View Details.
  4. Add remote collectors nodes in Region B to the vRealize Operations Manager Cluster.
    1. On the vRealize Operations product card, click the ellipsis on the top right corner and click Add Components.
    2. In the vRealize Operations frame, click REMOTECOLLECTOR, enter following information, and click the Advanced Settings.
      Setting Value for remote collector 1 Value for remote collector 2
      Vrops RemoteCollector VM Name lax01vropsc01a lax01vropsc01b
      Vrops RemoteCollector Hostname lax01vropsc01a.lax01.rainpole.local lax01vropsc01b.lax01.rainpole.local
      Vrops RemoteCollector IP Address 192.168.32.31 192.168.32.32
      Node Size Small Small
    3. On Advanced Configuration for the remote collector instance page, enter the following information and click Done.
      Setting Value for remote collector 1 Value for remote collector 2
      vCenter Host lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local
      vCenter Cluster Name lax01-m01-mgmt01 (lax01-m01dc) lax01-m01-mgmt01 (lax01-m01dc)
      VM Network distributed port group that ends with Mgmt-RegionB01-VXLAN distributed port group that ends with Mgmt-RegionB01-VXLAN
      Storage lax01-m01-vsan01 lax01-m01-vsan01
      Gateway 192.168.32.1 192.168.32.1
      DNS 172.17.11.5,172.17.11.4 172.17.11.5,172.17.11.4
      Domain lax01.rainpole.local lax01.rainpole.local
      Search Path lax01.rainpole.local,rainpole.local lax01.rainpole.local,rainpole.local
      NetMask 255.255.255.0 255.255.255.0
  5. In the vRealize Operations frame, click Submit Request.
  6. In the Navigator pane, click Requests menu and verify that the request ADD_NODE for Environment Name: Cross-Region-Env in the Request Info column is in INPROGRESS state.
  7. Select the INPROGRESS state for Environment Name: Cross-Region-Env in the Request Info column.
  8. In the Requests page, monitor the steps of the deployment graph until the request is marked as COMPLETED.
  9. Repeat the steps to deploy the second remote collector node in Region B.