One of the required configuration tasks for the Management Pack is to create a set of credentials in vROps.


  1. From the top navigation bar, select Administration . In the left panel, expand the Management category and select Credentials.

  2. Click the Add add_icon icon. In the Manage Credential window that appears, enter the following information:



  • Credential name: A name for this set of credentials
  • User Name: NetApp HCI/SolidFire Cluster User Name
  • Password:NetApp HCI/SolidFire Cluster Password

    Note: The least-privileged user (LPU) for the management pack must must have a minimum of read-only access to the Element OS API. See:  Assigning User Privileges (NetApp HCI)

What to do next

Creating an Adapter Instance (NetApp HCI)