Data Management for VMware Tanzu can use Elastic Search to aggregate Provider VM logs.
If you are configuring Elastic Search and you plan to or have configured Provider HA:
Before you configure the Elastic Search settings for Data Management for VMware Tanzu, you must:
Perform the following procedure to configure Elastic Search settings:
Select Settings from the left navigation pane.
This action displays the Information tab in the Settings view.
Click the Log Forwarding tab in the Settings view, and then click EDIT.
Toggle Log Forwarding from OFF to ON, and then set the following Elastic Search properties in the Log Server Setting form.
|Type||Select Elastic Search from the drop down.|
|IP Address||The IP address of the Elastic Search deployment.|
|Port||The port number on which the Elastic Search server is listening.|
|Index Name||The Elastic Search index in which to store and organize the Provider logs.|
Data Management for VMware Tanzu does not monitor or manage the logs in your Elastic Search installation. You are responsible for configuring log rotation, and for purging the logs that you no longer require.