• Download a copy of the vRealize Log Insight OVA file.

  • Verify that the FQDNs of the primary node and two worker nodes are registered in the DNS server for forward and reverse proxy. Verify that the FQDNs and IP addresses of the primary and worker nodes can resolve using nslookup.

  • Confirm that the user has permission to deploy an OVF template to the inventory.

  • Verify that the networking requirements are completed.

  • Read Before You Install vRealize Log Insight to ensure that all requirements are met.


  1. Deploy the vRealize Log Insight appliance TCP_VRLI_PRIMARY into the management cluster TCP_MGMT_CLUSTER in standalone mode as the primary node.
  2. Deploy two vRealize Log Insight appliances, TCP_VRLI_WORKER1 and TCP_VRLI_WORKER2, into the management cluster TCP_MGMT_CLUSTER as the worker nodes.
  3. Add the two worker nodes to the primary node TCP_VRLI_PRIMARY to form the vRealize Log Insight HA cluster.
  4. Connect the three appliances to the Management Network port group.

    For more information, see Managing vRealize Log Insight Clusters.