To use service accounts in vRealize Log Insight that are maintained centrally and are inline with the other solutions in the SDDC, enable Active Directory support.

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. From the Administration page, under Configuration, click Authentication.
  3. On the Authentication Configuration page, select the Active Directory tab.
  4. Slide the toggle button to enable the support for Active Directory and configure the Active Directory settings.
    1. Configure the Active Directory connection settings according to the details from your IT administrator.

      Setting

      Value

      Enable Active Directory support

      Selected

      Default Domain

      rainpole.local

      Domain Controller(s)

      dc01rpl.rainpole.local

      User Name

      svc-vrli

      Password

      svc_vrli_password

      Connection Type

      Standard

      Require SSL

      Yes or No according to the instructions from the IT administrator

    2. Click Test Connection to verify the connection, and click Save.