vRealize Log Insight Agent comes pre-installed on the vRealize Business virtual appliances.

On each vRealize Business virtual appliance in Region A, configure the agent with the location of the vRealize Log Insight deployment in the region and update the liagent.ini configuration file.

Procedure

  1. Enable Secure Shell (SSH) on the vRealize Business appliances.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to the following URL.

      vRealize Business Node

      Virtual Appliance Management Interface URL

      vRealize Business Server Appliance

      https://vrb01svr01.rainpole.local:5480

      vRealzie Business Data Collector

      https://sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local:5480

    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      root

      Password

      deployment_admin_password

      The appliance management interface of the appliance opens.

    3. Click the Administration tab and click Administration.
    4. Under the Actions section, verify that the SSH service status is Enabled.
    5. Repeat the step for the second vRealize Business appliance.
  2. Configure the vRealize Log Insight agent in the vRealize Business appliance.
    1. Open an SSH connection to the vRealize Business appliance using the following settings.

      Setting

      Value

      Hostname

      • vrb01svr01.rainpole.local

      • sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

      User name

      root

      Password

      deployment_admin_password

    2. Edit the liagent.ini file in a text editor.

      For example, run the following command:

      vi /var/lib/loginsight-agent/liagent.ini
    3. Modify the [server] section to look like the following.
      [server]
      hostname= sfo01vrli01.sfo01.rainpole.local
      proto = cfapi
      port = 9000
      ssl = no
    4. Replace all instances of the FQDN_localhost_need_update parameter located after agent_name with vrb01svr01.rainpole.local, by using the following commands in the vi editor.

      vRealize Business Node

      vi command

      vRealize Business Server Appliance

      :%s/FQDN_localhost_need_update/vrb01svr01.rainpole.local/g

      vRealize Business Data Collector

      :%s/FQDN_localhost_need_update/sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local/g
    5. Press Escape and type :wq! to save the file.
    6. Start the Log Insight agent.
      /etc/init.d/liagentd start
    7. Verify that the Log Insight agent is running.
      /etc/init.d/liagentd status
    8. Turn on autorun by default for the Log Insight agent.
      chkconfig liagentd on
    9. Repeat this step to configure the vRealize Business Data Collector at sfo01vrbc01.sfo01.rainpole.local.