The installation of vRealize Operations Manager Management Pack for vRealize Automation is a popular ask due to the benefit of in depth monitoring of vRA offered by vROPs. The vRealize Automation Management Pack for vRealize Operations Manager is very quick to configure as long you know the steps and permissions required. In this post, I will show you how to easily start monitoring your vRA 7.x environment with vROPs. The steps below should get you setup in no time.
1- Download the vRealize Operations Manager Management Pack for vRealize Automation from VMware Solutions Exchange.
2- Log in to vRealize Operations Manager by using the administration console using the Admin user.
3- In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Administration and click Solutions.
4- Hit the Green Plus (Add management Pack button), then upload the downloaded management pack.
5- Accept the EULA and hit next/install on the install screen, then wait for the plugin to complete installation.
6- When you have finished the installation of the vRA Management Pack for vROPs, the next step before you configure it, is to assign a service user proper permission to vRA to allow vROPs to connect/collect monitoring data from vRA. This user will need the following permissions: Tenant Administrator, IaaS Administrator, Software Architect, and Fabric Group Admin.… Read More