1. Credential Requirements

  • SolarWinds 4.6+
    • Set Allow Administrator Rights to Yes on User Account
    • Under IP Address Management Settings set IPAM Roles & Permissions to Admin
Starting with version 4.5.x, SolarWinds is managed via REST API. SolarWinds versions 4.3.x and 4.4.x manage the SolarWinds database directly. No REST API.

2. Subnet(s) should be static IP ranges (not DHCP)

3. Subnet(s) should have gateways and reserved IP addresses marked appropriately.