When you import vRealize Log Insight in Region B using vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager, you first create a new environment. You import the product instance in the environment providing the vCenter Server, and compute, network and storage location of the product deployments.

Procedure

  1. Login to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrs01lcm01.rainpole.local/vrlcm.
    2. Log in using following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin@localhost

      Password

      vrslcm_admin_password

  2. To start the import, on the Home page, click Create Environment.
  3. On the Create Environment page, enter the following information, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Data Center

    lax01-m01dc

    Environment Type

    Production

    Environment Name

    LAX-Region-Env

    Administrator Email

    deployment_admin_email

    Default Password

    deployment_admin_password

    Confirm Default Password

    deployment_admin_password

    Join the VMware Customer Experience Improvement Program

    Selected

  4. On the Products tab, select the following option for product installation and click Next.

    Product

    Option

    vRealize Log Insight

    Import

  5. On the End User License Agreement page, read the EULA, select I agree to the terms and conditions, and click Next.
  6. On the License Details page, select or add the vRealize Suite license and click Next.
    • Select Select vRealize Suite License and select the license.

    • Select Add vRealize Suite License, provide the vRealize Suite or a vCloud Suite license key, and click Next.

  7. On the Infrastructure Details page, enter the following information, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Select vCenter Server

    lax01m01vc01.lax01.rainpole.local

    Select Cluster

    lax01-m01-mgmt01 (lax01-m01dc)

    Select Network

    Distributed port group that ends with Mgmt-RegionB01-VXLAN

    Select Datastore

    lax01-m01-vsan01

    Select Disk Format

    Thin

  8. On the Network Details page, enter the following settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Default Gateway

    192.168.32.1

    Domain Name

    lax01.rainpole.local

    Domain Search Path

    lax01.rainpole.local,rainpole.local

    Domain Name Servers

    172.17.11.5,172.17.11.4

    Netmask

    255.255.255.0

  9. On the Certificate Details page, select Use Generated Certificate in Manage Certificate and click Next.
  10. On the Product Details page, select the vRealize Log Insight tab and enter the following information in the Product Properties for Import pane.

    Setting

    Value

    vRLI Master Node FQDN

    lax01vrli01a.lax01.rainpole.local

    vRLI root Password

    vrli_root_password

    vRLI Admin Password

    vrli_admin_password

  11. Click Next.
  12. On the Summary page, review the information.
  13. Click Submit to start the import.
  14. In the Navigator pane, click Requests and validate that CREATE_ENVIRONMENT for Environment Name: LAX-Region in the Request Info column is INPROGRESS.

    The progress might change from SUBMITTED to INPROGRESS state in several minutes.

  15. Select the INPROGRESS state for Environment Name: LAX-Region in the Request Info column.
  16. In the Requests page, monitor the steps of the import graph until the request is marked as COMPLETED.