To propagate user roles in vRealize Log Insight that are maintained centrally and are inline with the other solutions in the SDDC, configure vRealize Log Insight in Region B to use the Active Directory (AD) domain as an authentication source.

Procedure

  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. In the vRealize Log Insight user interface, click the configuration drop-down menu icon and select Administration.
  3. On the Administration page, under Configuration, click Authentication.
  4. On the Authentication Configuration page, click the Active Directory tab.
  5. Slide the toggle button to enable the support for Active Directory and configure the Active Directory settings.
    1. Configure the Active Directory connection settings according to the details from your IT administrator.
      Setting Value
      Enable Active Directory support Selected
      Default Domain RAINPOLE.LOCAL
      Domain Controller(s) dc51rpl.rainpole.local
      User Name svc-vrli
      Password svc-vrli_password
      Connection Type Standard
      Require SSL Yes or No according to the instructions from the IT administrator
    2. Click Test Connection to verify the connection, and click Save.