Update the tag used for the log forwarding from vRealize Log Insight in Region A to vRealize Log Insight in Region B to keep aligned to this version of this VMware Validated Design. This version uses a tag called site for alignment when extending the environment with a ROBO SDDC.

Procedure

  1. Log in to the vRealize Log Insight user interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin

      Password

      vrli_admin_password

  2. In the vRealize Log Insight user interface, click the configuration drop-down menu icon  and select Administration.
  3. Under Management, click Event Forwarding.
  4. On the Event Forwarding page, click SFO01 to LAX01 and update the following forwarding settings in the Edit Destination dialog box.  

    Replace the tag that labels the logs in Region A from tag to site.

    Forwarding Destination Setting

    Value

    Tags

    site='SFO01'

    Filter

    Filter Type

    tag

    Operator

    does not match

    Value

    'LAX01'

  5. In the Edit Destination dialog box, click Test to verify that the connection settings remain correct.
  6. Click Save to update the forwarding destination.

Results

The Event Forwarding page in the vRealize Log Insight user interface starts showing a summary of the forwarded events.