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

Procedure

  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, select the appropriate Credential Kind, then enter the information as indicated for the type you selected:

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      • Credential Name: a name for this credential
      • Community String: Read-onlySNMP v2ccommunity string

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      • Credential Name: A name for this credential
      • User: SNMP v3 user 
      • Authentication Type: Select yourSNMP v3 authentication type from: MD5 or SHA
      • Auth Password: Enter your SNMP v3 auth password
      • Privacy Type: Select your SNMP v3 privacy type from: AES256, AES192, AES128, DES, or 3DES
      • Privacy Password: Enter your SNMP v3 privacy password

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      • Credential Name: A name for this credential
      • User: SNMP v3 user
      • Authentication Type: Select yourSNMP v3 authentication type from: MD5 or SHA
      • Auth Password: Enter your SNMP v3 auth password

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      • Credential Name: A name for this credential
      • User: SNMP v3 user
  3. Click OK to save your credential

What to do next

Creating an Adapter Instance (Network Devices)