You can add VMware HCX as a data source in vRealize Network Insight.

You must add all the VMware HCX Managers (Source sites and destination sites) as data sources in vRealize Network Insight.


You must have Enterprise Administrator access.


  1. From the left navigation pane, go to Settings > Accounts and Data Sources.
  2. Click Add Source.
  3. Under VMware Managers, click VMware HCX.
  4. In the Add a New VMware HCX Account or Source page, provide the required information.
    Option Action
    Collector VM Select a collector VM from the drop-down menu.
    IP Address/FQDN Enter the IP address or the FQDN details.
    Username Enter the user name.
    Password Enter the password.
  5. Click Validate.
  6. (Optional) In the Nickname text box, enter a nickname.
  7. (Optional) In the Notes text box, add a note if necessary.
  8. Click Submit.