First create a local environment on vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, and use it to deploy vRealize Log Insight.

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager user interface.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrslcm01svr01a.rainpole.local/vrlcm.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin@localhost

      Password

      vrslcm_admin_password

  2. On the Home page, click Create Environment, to start a new deployment.
  3. On the Create Environment page, enter the following information, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Data Center

    nyc01-r01dc

    Environment Type

    Production

    Environment Name

    NYC-Region-Env

    Administrator Email

    deployment_admin_email

    Default Password

    deployment_admin_password

    Confirm Default Password

    deployment_admin_password

    Customer Experience Improvement Program

    Selected

  4. On the Product Details page, click the vRealize Log Insight tab.
  5. Enter the following settings, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    New Install

    Selected

    Version

    4.6.0

    Deployment Type

    Small

  6. Read the EULA, select the I agree to the terms and conditions check box, and click Next.
  7. On the License Details page, add or select the vRealize Suite license.
    1. From the drop-down menu provided through the My VMware product entitlement, select Select vRealize Suite License, select the license, and click Next.
    2. Or select Add vRealize Suite License, provide the vRealize Suite or vCloud Suite License key, and click Next.
  8. Enter the following settings for Infrastructure, and click Next.  

    Setting

    Value

    Select vCenter Server

    nyc01r01vc01.rainpole.local

    Select Cluster

    nyc01-r01-robo01 (nyc01-r01dc)

    Select Network

    Distributed port group that ends with Mgmt-NYC01-VXLAN

    Select Datastore

    nyc01-r01-vsan01

    Select Disk Format

    Thin

  9. Enter the following settings for Network, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Default Gateway

    172.18.19.1

    Domain Name

    rainpole.local

    Domain Search Path

    rainpole.local

    Domain Name Servers

    172.18.11.4,172.16.11.4

    Netmask

    255.255.255.0

  10. Use Generated Certificate, and click Next.
  11. Enter the following settings for Product Properties.  

    Option

    Value

    Node Size

    Medium

    Configure Cluster Virtual IPs

    Selected

    FQDN

    nyc01vrli01.rainpole.local

    Virtual IP Address

    172.18.19.10

  12. Click Add+ and add two more vRealize Log Insight Worker Nodes
  13. Enter the following settings for vrli-master.   

    Option

    Value

    VM Name

    nyc01vrli01a

    Hostname

    nyc01vrli01a.rainpole.local

    IP Address

    172.18.19.11

  14. Enter the following settings for vrli-worker.   

    Option

    Value

    VM Name

    nyc01vrli01b

    Hostname

    nyc01vrli01b.rainpole.local

    IP Address

    172.18.19.12

  15. Enter the following settings for vrli-worker-2.   

    Option

    Value

    VM Name

    nyc01vrli01c

    Hostname

    nyc01vrli01c.rainpole.local

    IP Address

    172.18.19.13

  16. On the Products Details page, click Next.
  17. On the Pre Check Details page, click RUN PRE CHECK. Wait for all Pre Validations successful messages and click Next.
  18. On the Request Summary page, review the configuration details.
  19. (Optional) To back up the deployment configuration, click Download Configuration.
  20. Click Submit to create the environment.