Verify that vRealize Operations Manager is sending syslog data to the vRealize Log Insight cluster.

About this task

Validating that agent communication between the vRealize Operations Manager virtual appliances and the vRealize Log Insight cluster ensures that the agent is configured correctly and that there is network connectivity.

Expected Outcome

Each vRealize Operations Manager virtual appliance is listed in the vRealize Log Insight agent list and has Active Status.

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. Click the configuration drop-down menu , and click Administration.
  3. Under Management, click Agents.
  4. From the All Agents drop-down menu, select vROPs - Appliance Agent Group.
  5. Verify that each vRealize Operations Manager virtual appliance is listed and has Active Status.
  6. Repeat the procedure and validate for the lax01vrli01.lax01.rainpole.local vRealize Log Insight cluster.

What to do next

If you encounter issues while performing this procedure, use the following troubleshooting tips:

Troubleshooting Tips

  • Ensure that the vRealize Log Insight agent service is running on the virtual appliance.

  • Ensure that there is network connectivity between the systems.

  • Ensure that the configuration file liagent.ini is configured correctly on the virtual appliance.