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

To manage your dashboards, in the menu, click Dashboards. Click Actions > Manage Dashboards and then click the gear icon.

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

Table 1. Dashboards Options




Save as Template

Contains all the information in a dashboard definition.

You can use any dashboard to create a template.

Export Dashboards

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 Dashboards

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

You can import a dashboard that was exported from another vRealize Operations Manager instance.

Enable Dashboards(s)

Enables a dashboard that was previously disabled.

Disable Dashboard(s)

Disables a dashboard.

Transfer Dashboard(s)

Assigns a new owner to the dashboard.

After you assign a dashboard to a new owner, the dashboard is no longer displayed as one of your dashboards.

When you transfer a dashboard that was previously shared with user groups, information about the shared user groups and group hierarchy is retained.

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 Dashboard 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.

Copy Dashboards

Copies a dashboard to other another user or user group.

You can copy a dashboard to another user or user group. Specify the dashboards to be shared and select a target user and specify the target folder.

The dashboard list depends on your access rights.