System Requirements (Cohesity)

Before installing and configuring the Management Pack, ensure your system meets the following requirements:

vRealize Operations RequirementsCohesity Requirements
Version(s)vRealize Operations 7.x & 8.x (Advanced or Enterprise editions)

Cohesity versions 4.x

ConnectionHostname (or IP address) of vROps system

Cohesity hostname (or IPv4 address)

Port: The default port is 443.

If using SSL, when Creating an Adapter Instance (Cohesity), you will want to set the SSL ConfigAdvanced Setting to Verify and install an SSL certificate in the vROps truststore. See: Adding an SSL Certificate to the vROps Truststore (Cohesity). Optionally, you can also install your own SSL certificate on Cohesity. See: Adding an SSL Certificate on Cohesity.


Cohesity User Name & Password (Active Directory credential users must configure Active Directory on Cohesity and enter the applicable domain when Creating a Credential (Cohesity).)

The least-privileged user (LPU) for the Management Pack must be assigned the pre-defined Viewer role in Cohesity. A user assigned this role can use all Management Pack Features.

See also:

Licensing Requirements (Cohesity)