DEPLOYING AND INSTALLING VCENTER OPERATIONS MANAGER STANDARD PART 2
In this part we will go over the basic configuration of the appliance deployed in part 1. We had deployed the ovf to vSphere environment. Next step is to login to vCenter Operations Manager main application:
Basic Configuration of vCOPS with the Initial Setup Wizard
Login to vCenter Operations Manager main application:
https://IP/admin with default credentials admin:admin
Enter details as requested. This will be the vCenter information hosting the vcops appliance. This step is optional:
Password resets: admin:admin and root:vmware
vCenter Server to Monitor
When security alert screen comes up, click YES to trust to this server.
Once the setup completes, you should see the main manager administration screen.
Now, you should also be able to see vCenter Operations Manager icon within the vCenter:
By default when there is no license, vcops will be running in free Foundation (unlicensed) version. To Assign a license, go the vCenter server being monitored and click on “Licencing”. It will be under ASSETs. Here you can change its license. I had to update the registration in the admin console for vcops to take the new license.