Appliance Service User Documentation

Welcome to the OpenNMS Appliance Service user documentation. It describes how to deploy your Minion Appliance and use the OpenNMS Portal and Appliance Service to communicate with your Minion Appliance.

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First-time sign in

After OpenNMS creates your organization and Minion Appliance subscriptions, you should receive a welcome email to activate your account. If you do not receive this email, contact

Follow these steps to activate your OpenNMS account:

  1. Click the Account Activation button in your Welcome email.

  2. On the Create Your OpenNMS Account screen, type a password in the Password box.

  3. Click Create My Account.

  4. Sign in to the OpenNMS Portal with your username and password.

The UI displays the Appliances screen, and a navigation menu at the left of the screen:

OpenNMS Portal UI