vRealize Operations Manager has predefined dashboards. You can also create dashboards that meet your environment needs.

To manage your Dashboards and your vRealize Operations Manager home page, click the Content icon in the left pane and click Dashboards.

Depending on your access rights, you can add, delete, and arrange widgets on your dashboards, clone and create new dashboards, import or export dashboards from other instances, edit widget configuration options, and configure widget interactions.

Table 1. Dashboards Options

Option

Description

Usage

Save as Template

Contains all the information in a dashboard definition.

You can use any dashboard to create a template.

Export Dashboard

When you export a dashboard, vRealize Operations Manager creates a dashboard file in JSON format.

You can export a dashboard from one vRealize Operations Manager instance and import it to another.

Import Dashboard

A JSON file that contains dashboard information from vRealize Operations Manager.

You can import a dashboard that was exported from another vRealize Operations Manager instance. You can import dashboards with XML files from vRealize Operations Manager 5.x instances.

Add Dashboard(s) to Home

Makes a dashboard available on the vRealize Operations Manager home page.

You can add any dashboard to the vRealize Operations Manager home page.

Remove Dashboard(s) from Home

Removes a dashboard from the vRealize Operations Manager home page.

You can add any dashboard to the vRealize Operations Manager home page.

Reorder/Autoswitch Dashboards

Changes the order of the dashboard tabs on vRealize Operations Manager home page.

You can configure vRealize Operations Manager to switch from one dashboard to another.

Manage Summary Dashboards

Provides you with an overview of the state of the selected object, group, or application.

You can change the Summary tab with a dashboard to get information specific to your needs.

Manage Tab Groups

Groups dashboards in folders.

You can create dashboard folders to group the dashboards in a way that is meaningful to you.

Share Dashboards

Makes a dashboard available to other users or user groups.

You can share a dashboard or dashboard template with one or more user groups.

The dashboard list depends on your access rights.