Getting Started (Kubernetes)

How the Management Pack Works

The Management Pack for Kubernetes accesses the Kubernetes API to import resources, relationships, metrics, and alerts into vRealize Operations Manager, enabling comprehensive monitoring and troubleshooting, while providing visibility into the virtual layer within vROps.

How to Get Started

To get started monitoring Kubernetes from within vRealize Operations, see the following topics:

  1. Review the System Requirements (Kubernetes) and have the following information available:
  2. Install the management pack. See: Installing the Management Pack (Kubernetes).
  3. License the management pack. See: Licensing the Management Pack (Kubernetes).
  4. Configure the management pack. See: Configuring the Management Pack (Kubernetes). If you encounter any Test Connection errors when configuring, see: Troubleshooting the Management Pack (Kubernetes).
  5. Start using the management pack. See: Using the Management Pack (Kubernetes).