This is a quick guide on installing vRealize Operations Manager 6.6.1
Sizing Guide below, for more info see VMware KB Article 2150421
Underlying infrastructure: 3 vSphere environments on 6.0u3 28 ESXi 6.0u3 in total, although a number of those are not being used currently.
Deploy .OVA via vCenter,
Deployment – Small (in my case its small)
Disks thick provisioned
Initial Configuration Steps
Setup your admin password:
Certificate I’m using is the default self-signed cert, (another post to be done on certificates as a whole).
Enter your Master node Name, make sure your naming convention is good 😉
Also enter your NTP servers.
Finish to complete
Browse back to URL and log in again.
Enter your product key
Here we configure our connection to our vCenters
Adding a vCenter
There are numerous management packs which can be downloaded and installed from the VMware Marketplace website (link here).
Once on the solution exchange website and you can filter by Solution, Content Type, Certification, OS, Technologies or simply search anything published by VMware or Dell EMC.
I’ve listed a useful official VMware document here: