Privileges Required for Data Sources
Privileges required to configure and use IPFIX
vCenter Server Credentials with privileges:
Distributed Switch: Modify
dvPort group: Modify
The predefined roles in the vCenter server must have the following privileges assigned at root level that need to be propagated to the children roles:
Privileges required for NSX Manager Data Provider
NSX Manager Data Provider requires the Enterprise role.
If Central CLI is enabled, then the
system admincredentials are required for NSX Manager Data Provider.
User privileges required on Cisco switches for metrics collection
vRealize Network Insight is capable of collecting metric data via SNMP as well as configuration via SSH from Cisco Switches. Cisco Switches UCS platform requires the use of both SSH and API for collection.
Type of data
SNMPv2 read-only SNMP community