To access vCloud Usage Meter, use predetermined TCP ports. If you manage network components from outside a firewall, you might need to configure the firewall to allow access on the appropriate ports.

Table 1. Configuration of TCP Ports for vCloud Usage Meter
Port Source Target Purpose
443 vCloud Usage Meter vCenter Server vSphere API. If default value does not work, you can change it.
7444 vCloud Usage Meter Single Sign-On server Single Sign-On API. If default value does not work, you can change it.
8443 Client browser vCloud Usage Meter Used for the Web application.
9003 Jconsole or custom JMX client vCloud Usage Meter Used for Java Management Extensions (JMX).
9007 vCloud Usage Meter Site Recovery Manager 5.x Used for invoking APIs on the server.
9086 vCloud Usage Meter Site Recovery Manager 6.x Used for all Site Recovery Manager management traffic.