After you install the management pack, configure a storage devices adapter to collect monitoring data about the storage devices in the SDDC. Each adapter communicates with a vCenter Server instance to retrieve data about the storage devices from the vCenter Server inventory.

Procedure

  1. In a Web browser, log in to the vRealize Operations Manager by using the operations interface.
    Settings Value
    URL https://vrops01svr01.rainpole.local
    User name admin
    Password vrops_admin_password
  2. On the main navigation bar, click Administration.
  3. In the left pane, select Solutions > Other accounts.
  4. Click Add account and click Physical storage devices adapter.
  5. Enter the values for the connection to the Management domain vCenter Server.

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    Storage Devices Adapter - sfo01m01vc01

    Description

    Storage Devices in Management Domain vCenter for sfo01

    vCenter Server

    sfo01m01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

    Credential

    Click the Add new icon, enter the following values, and click OK.

    Credential name

    Storage Devices Credentials - sfo01m01vc01

    vCenter user name

    svc-vrops-mpsd@rainpole.local

    vCenter password

    svc-vrops-mpsd_password

    Collector/Group

    sfo01-remote-collectors

  6. Click Validate connection.

    The vCenter Server certificate appears.

  7. In the Review and accept certificate dialog box, verify the vCenter Server certificate information, and click Accept.
  8. In the Info dialog box, click OK.
  9. Click Add.
  10. On the Other accounts page, verify that the collection status of the account is OK
  11. Repeat this procedure for the Workload domain vCenter Server by entering these values.

    Setting

    Value

    Name

    Storage Devices Adapter - sfo01w01vc01

    Description

    Storage Devices in Workload Domain vCenter for sfo01

    vCenter Server

    sfo01w01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

    Credential

    Click the Add new icon, enter the following values, and click OK.

    Credential name

    Storage Devices Credentials - sfo01w01vc01

    vCenter user name

    svc-vrops-mpsd@rainpole.local

    vCenter password

    svc-vrops-mpsd_password

    Collector/Group

    sfo01-remote-collectors

  12. If there are other workload domains that are added to the SDDC, repeat the procedure for each additional Workload domain vCenter Server.