Install the vRealize Log Insight agent to collect and forward events to vRealize Log Insight in Region B on the Windows virtual machines for the vSphere proxy agents. 


  1. Log in to the Windows virtual machines of the vRealize Automation component.
    1. Open a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) connection to each of the following vRealize Automation virtual machines.
      vRealize Automation Component Host Name/VM Name
      vSphere Proxy Agent lax01ias01a.lax01.rainpole.local
      vSphere Proxy Agent lax01ias01b.lax01.rainpole.local
    2. Log in using the following credentials.
      Setting Value
      User name Rainpole\svc-vra
      Password svc-vra-user-password
  2. 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
  3. Click the configuration drop-down menu icon  and select Administration.
  4. Under Management, click Agents.
  5. On the Agents page, click the Download Log Insight Agent Version link.
  6. In the Download Log Insight Agent Version dialog box, click Windows MSI (32-bit/64-bit) and save the .msi file on the vRealize Automation virtual machine.
  7. Open an administrative command prompt window, and navigate to the directory to where you saved the .msi file.
  8. Run the following command to install the vRealize Log Insight agent with custom values.
    VMware-Log-Insight-Agent-4.6.0-build_number_192.168.32.10.msi SERVERPORT=9000 AUTOUPDATE=yes LIAGENT_SSL=no
  9. In the VMware vRealize Log Insight Agent Setup wizard, accept the license agreement and click Next.
  10. In the Host text box, select lax01vrli01.lax01.rainpole.local click Install, and when the installation finishes, click Finish.
  11. Repeat the steps for the other vRealize Automation virtual machine.