Before you deploy vRealize Operations Manager, verify that your environment fulfills the requirements for this deployment.

Verify that your environment fulfills the prerequisites for the deployment of vRealize Operations Manager.

Prerequisite

Value

Storage

  • Virtual disk provisioning: Thin

  • Required storage per analytics cluster node:

    • Initial storage: 274 GB

    • Additional storage for monitoring data: 1 TB

Software Features

  • Verify that vCenter Server is operational.

  • Verify that the vSphere cluster has vSphere DRS and HA enabled.

  • Verify that the NSX-T Manager is operational.

  • Verify that the virtual network segments are available.

  • Verify that vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager is operational and data collection from the Management domain vCenter Server instance has run successfully.

  • Verify that you have the completed Planning and Preparation Workbook with the Cloud Operations: vRealize Operations Manager deployment option included.

  • Verify the Prerequisite Checklist sheet in the Planning and Preparation Workbook.

Installation Package

Download the .pak file for the vRealize Operations Manager Management Pack for Storage Devices from VMware Solutions Exchange.

License

Verify that you obtained the vRealize Suite or vCloud Suite license with a quantity that fulfills the requirements of this design.

Workspace ONE Access

  • Verify that the required Active Directory users are synchronized to the cross-region Workspace ONE Access.
  • Verify that the required Active Directory security groups users synchronized to the cross-region Workspace ONE Access.

Certificate Authority

External Services

  • Verify that SNMP is enabled in your network environment to monitor network devices.

  • Verify that Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP) or Cisco Discovery Protocol (CDP) is enabled on each network device for complete monitoring of your environment.

  • Verify that central NTP services are available.

  • Verify that all DNS addresses resolve both forward and reverse.