After you deploy the Cloud Management Platform and configure the Log Agent agents on its components, add the virtual appliance of the platform to the agent group for the management virtual appliances. You use this agent group to centrally configure collection of logs from the operating system of the appliances.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Log Insight user interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://lax01vrli01.lax01.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 icon  and select Administration.
  3. Under Management, click Agents.
  4. In the All Agents drop-down menu, select VA - Linux Agent Group from the Active Groups section.
  5. In the agent filter text boxes, add the host name of the vRealize Business Data Collector appliance to the list of management virtual appliances in the region pressing Enter after each host name.
    Filter Operator Values
    Hostname matches
    • lax01vropsc01a.lax01.rainpole.local
    • lax01vropsc01b.lax01.rainpole.local
    • lax01vrbc01.lax01.rainpole.local
  6. Click Refresh and verify that all the agents listed in the filter appear in the Agents list.
  7. Click Save Agent Group at the bottom of the page.