Configure event collection from HPOM

The HPOM connector instance requires configuration prior to receiving events from the HP Operations Manager (HPOM).

Before you begin

Role required: evt_mgmt_admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to Event Management > Connectors > Connector Instances.
  2. Click New and create an HPOM connector instance with the following details:
    Field Value
    Host IP Specify The HPOM IP address.
    Connector Definition Select HPOM.
    Credentials Specify a credential that uses SSH authorization.
    MID Servers (MID Server for Connectors section) Set the MID Server to run the SCOM connector instance. Do this action in cases in which the connector cannot be determined from the IP address range defined on the MID Servers, such as in a multi-domain set-up,
  3. Right-click the form header and click Save.
  4. Use a network tool, such as ping, to verify that the HPOM server is running and the IP address matches the value in the Host IP field.
  5. On the Connector Instances form, right-click the form header and click Save.
  6. In the Connector Instance Values section, add the driver and url for HPOM.
  7. Right-click the form header and click Save.
  8. Click Test connector to verify the connection between the MID Server and the HPOM connector.
  9. If the test fails, follow the instructions on the page to correct the problem and then run another test.
    Tip: Use a network tool, such as ping, to verify that the HPOM server is running and the IP address matches the value in the Host IP field.
  10. After a successful test, select the Active check box and then click Update.