Extend the deployment of vRealize Operations Manager remote collectors in ROBO using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager. Deploy vRealize Operations Manager remote collectors in ROBO 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 the remote collectors nodes in ROBO 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

      nyc01vropsc01a

      nyc01vropsc01b

      Vrops RemoteCollector Hostname

      nyc01vropsc01a.rainpole.local

      nyc01vropsc01b.rainpole.local

      Vrops RemoteCollector IP Address

      172.18.19.31

      172.18.19.32

      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

      nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local

      nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local

      vCenter Cluster Name

      nyc01-r01-robo01 (nyc01-r01dc)

      nyc01-r01-robo01 (nyc01-r01dc) )

      VM Network

      distributed port group that ends with Mgmt-NYC01-VXLAN

      distributed port group that ends with Mgmt-NYC01-VXLAN

      Storage

      nyc01-r01-vsan01

      nyc01-r01-vsan01

      Gateway

      172.18.19.1

      172.18.19.1

      DNS

      172.18.11.4,172.16.11.4

      172.18.11.4,172.16.11.4

      Domain

      rainpole.local

      rainpole.local

      Search Path

      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 ROBO.