To add vCloud Availability to be metered, you first must install vCloud Usage Meter 3.6.1 Hot Patch 3 and provide the vCloud Availability vApp Replication Manager host name and credentials.

Prerequisites

Verify that you installed vCloud Usage Meter 3.6.1 Hot Patch 3. For information see VMware vCloud Usage Meter 3.6.1 Hot Patch 3 Release Notes.

Procedure

  1. Click Manage in the top right menu bar of the Web application.
  2. Click the Products tab.
  3. Click the Add button located in the vCloud Availability area.
  4. Enter a host name, IP address, or DNS name for the vCloud Availability vApp Replication Manager in the Hostname text box.
  5. Enter the port number.
    The default port is 443.
  6. In the Username text box, enter the root user name for the vCloud Availability vApp Replication Manager appliance.
  7. In the Password text box, enter the root password for the vCloud Availability vApp Replication Manager appliance.
  8. Click Save.
  9. Repeat the steps for all vCloud Availability instances.

Results

You successfully added vCloud Availability to the list of instances. If an error occurs, a message appears and the instance is not added.