After completing initial configuration of the Skyline Collector in Region B for the management cluster, add the vCenter Server instance for the shared edge and compute cluster in Region B.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the Skyline Collector user interface.
    1. Open a browser and go to https://lax01sky01.lax01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in by using the following credentials.
      Setting Description
      User name admin
      Password skyline_admin_password
  2. Select Configuration.
  3. In the vCenter section, click + Add vCenter.
  4. On the Enhanced Customer Experience Improvement Program ("CEIP") page, review the information and click Continue.
  5. On the Add vCenter page, enter the settings for connecting to vCenter Server to collect usage data and to the Platform Services Controller pair over vCenter Single Sign-On.
    1. In the Configure vCenter section, enter the following settings.
      Setting Value
      vCenter Host Address lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local
      vCenter Read-Only Account svc-skyline-vsphere@rainpole.local
      Password svc-skyline-vsphere_password
    2. In the SSO Config section, enter the following settings.
      Setting Value
      Use Custom SSO Configuration On
      PSC/SSO Host Address lax01psc01.lax01.rainpole.local
    3. For Collect from All Datacenter, retain the default selection Yes.
    4. In the Data Collection section, click Add.
    5. To accept the certificate provided by the lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local vCenter Server, click Continue.
    6. After the Your new vCenter has been configured successfully! message appears, click Finish.
  6. In the vCenter section, verify that lax01w01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local appeats as an endpoint and that its status is Endpoints Working.