At the beginning of this year, a team within VMware looked at how we could utilise vCenter Operations and vFabric Hyperic to create a vCloud Monitoring solution. The following blog post shows how this architecture fits together and is integrated.
The integration of these products relies on a vCloud environment following the vCAT reference architecture. There are numerous articles written on how to design your vCloud environments, which this article will not go in to, however the following diagram depicts the logical representation of a vCloud Environment as taken from the vCAT documentation.
To learn more and to read the entire article at its source, please refer to the following page, vCloud Ecosystem Monitoring with vCenter Operations and vFabric Hyperic- VMware vCloud Blog