Define the default policy settings for monitoring the vCenter Server instances in the region in vRealize Operations Manager. vRealize Operations Manager uses these settings to analyze and monitor the objects associated with a vCenter Server instance.


  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 by 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, click Solutions.
  4. On the Solutions page, select the VMware vSphere solution, and click the Configure icon.

    The Manage Solution - VMware vSphere dialog box appears.

  5. Under Instance Name, select the sfo01m01vc01 vCenter adapter.
  6. Click Define Monitoring Goals.
    The Define Monitoring Goals dialog box appears.
  7. Under Enable vSphere Hardening Guide Alerts, click Yes, leave the default configuration for the other options, and click Save.
  8. In the Info dialog box, click OK.
  9. Click Save Settings.
  10. In the Info dialog box, click OK.
  11. Repeat steps Step 5 to Step 10 for the Compute vCenter Server adapter.
  12. In the Manage Solution - VMware vSphere dialog box, click Close.