Before installing and configuring the Management Pack, ensure your system meets the following requirements:
|vRealize Operations Requirements||IBM DB2 Requirements|
vRealize Operations 7.x or 8.x(Enterprise edition only)
IBM DB2 versions 9.5+
Important: A few special configurations are required on your IBM DB2 database in order for the Management Pack to collect metrics. See: Configuring the Management Pack for Monitoring Metrics (IBM DB2).
|Connection||vROps hostname or IP address||
IBM DB2 hostname (i.e., IP or DNS name of IBM DB2 System)
Important: If your DB2 database system is set up to use SSL, you must add the DB2 SSL certificate prior to adding your adapter instance. See: Enabling SSL (IBM DB2) for details.
D efault port is 50000 (TCP)
|Credentials||vROps username/password with access to vRealize Suite API is required||
IBM DB2 username/password
Important: For least-privileged user requirements, see: Creating a Least-Privileged User (IBM DB2).