You can import a super metric that was exported from another instance of vRealize Operations Manager. For example, after a super metric is developed and tested in a lab environment, you can import a super metric to a production environment.
If the super metric to import contains a reference to an object that does not exist in the target instance, the import fails. vRealize Operations Manager returns a brief error message and writes detailed information to the log file.
Export a super metric from another vRealize Operations Manager instance. See Exporting a Super Metric.
- Select Import Super Metric actions icon. and click the
- (Optional) If the target instance has a super metric with the same name as the super metric you are importing, you can either overwrite the existing super metric or skip the import, which is the default.
- Click Browse, select the super metric file to import, and click Open.
After the import is finished, the super metric is listed.