You can configure the adapter instances and add the vRealize Operations Manager and vRealize Operations Cloud instances that you want to monitor.

Procedure

  1. On the menu, click Administration and in the left pane, click Solutions > Other Accounts.
  2. Under Other Accounts, click Add Account.
  3. On the Accounts Type page, click the Cloud Federation Adapter.
  4. Enter the display name and the description of the adapter.
  5. In the Organization ID field, enter the VMware Cloud Services ID, if you are creating an instance that monitors vRealize Operation Cloud.
    Note: The Organization ID must be left empty if you are creating an instance that monitors vRealize Operations Manager.
  6. Enter the Host name or the IP address of the vRealize Operations Manager or vRealize Operations Cloud source.
    Note: While entering the URL for the vRealize Operations Cloud source, ensure you enter the URL in the format http://www.host-name.com/vrops.
  7. Select and add the credential you want to use from the drop-down menu. To add new credentials, click the plus sign.
    From the Credential Kind drop-down:
    • If you want to monitor the vRealize Operations Manager instances, Select the API Token Credentials and enter the credentials.
    • If you want to monitor vRealize Operations Cloud instances, Select the Principal Credentials and enter the credentials.
  8. From the Collector / Group drop-down, select Default Collector Group to monitor the vRealize Operations Cloud instances.
    To monitor vRealize Operations Manager instances, select the appropriate cloud proxies from the collector / group drop-down.
  9. Click Validate Connection to verify if the configuration is successful.
  10. Click Add.

Results

The Cloud Federation Adapter is added to the list.