Enable the "Define monitoring goals" option for the default policy for each vCenter Adapter instance in vRealize Operations Manager.


  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 of vRealize Operations Manager, click Solutions.
  4. From the solution table on the Solutions page, select the VMware vSphere solution, and click the Configure icon at the top.

    The Manage Solution - VMware vSphere dialog box appears.

  5. Under Instance Settings, select the lax01m01vc01 vCenter adapter.
  6. Click Define Monitoring Goals.
  7. Under Enable vSphere Hardening Guide Alerts, click Yes, leave the default configuration for the other options, and click Save.
  8. In the Success dialog box, click OK.
  9. Click Save Settings.
  10. In the Info dialog box, click OK.
  11. Repeat Step 5 to Step 10 for the Compute vCenter Server adapter.
  12. In the Manage Solution - VMware vSphere dialog box, click Close.