Before installing and configuring the Management Pack, ensure your system meets the following requirements:

vRealize Operations Requirements Cisco UCS Requirements
Version(s) vRealize Operations 7.x or 8.x (Standard, Advanced, and Enterprise editions)

Cisco UCS Central (UCSC) 1.5.1

- and/or -

Cisco UCS Manager (UCSM) 2.1+

Note: The Central central configuration will also connect to the individual managers.

Cisco UCS Central and/or Manager hostname (or IP address)

Note: The Management Pack supports IPv4 and IPv6.

Default Ports:

  • HTTP: 80 (TCP)
  • HTTPS: 443 (TCP)
Note: The Fabric Interconnect to which the Management Pack connects must be able to access Cisco UCS Manager.

UCSC and/or UCSM User Name/Password

Caution: If you use a UCSC username and password, it must also be valid for the UCS Managers.
Note: If your UCSC/UCSM credentials are for a Domain User, they should follow the ucs-{LDAP source}\{LDAP username} format.
Note: The least-privileged user (LPU) should be assigned a read-only role in UCS Central/Manager. See: Assigning User Privileges (Cisco UCS).