Configure a vRealize Log Insight Adapter to integrate vRealize Log Insight with vRealize Operations Manager in your environment. You can access unstructured log data about any object in your environment by using Launch in Context in vRealize Operations Manager.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Operations Manager by using the operations interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrops01svr01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin

      Password

      vrops_admin_password

  2. On the main navigation bar, click Administration.
  3. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Solutions.
  4. On the Solutions page, select VMware vRealize Log Insight from the solution table, and click Configure.

    The Manage Solution - VMware vRealize Log Insight dialog box appears.

  5. Under Instance Settings, enter the settings for connection to vRealize Log Insight.
    1. Enter the display name, description and the FQDN of the vRealize Log Insight instance.

      Setting

      vRealize Log Insight in Region A

      vRealize Log Insight in Region B

      Display Name

      Log Insight Adapter - sfo01vrli01

      Log Insight Adapter - lax01vrli01

      Description

      vRealize Log Insight for sfo01

      vRealize Log Insight for lax01

      Log Insight server

      sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      lax01vrli01.lax01.rainpole.local

    2. Click Save Settings.
    3. Click OK in the Info box.
  6. Validate the connection to vRealize Log Insight.
    1. Click Test Connection to validate the connection to vRealize Log Insight.
    2. Click OK in the Info dialog box.
  7. Expand the Advanced Settings pane and select the collector group from the Collectors/Groups drop-down menu.
  8. Click Save Settings and click OK in the Info dialog box that appears.
  9. Repeat the procedure to create an adapter for the vRealize Log Insight in Region B.
  10. In the Manage Solution - VMware vRealize Log Insight dialog box, click Close.

Results

The vRealize Log Insight Adapter is available on the Solutions page of the vRealize Operations Manager user interface. The Collection State of the adapter is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data receiving.