You create a local environment in vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager and deploy vRealize Log Insight.

Procedure

  1. In a Web browser, log in to vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager by using the administration interface.
    Setting Value
    URL https://xreg-vrslcm01.rainpole.io
    User name vcfadmin@local
    Password vrslcm_vcfadmin_password
  2. On the My services page, click Lifecycle operations.
  3. On the Dashboard page, click Create environment, configure the settings, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Environment name

    SFO-Region-Env

    Administrator email

    sfo-vrli-admin_email

    Default password

    Click Select default password and select the vRealize Log Insight password, sfo-vrli-admin.

    Select data center

    sfo-m01-dc01

    Join the VMware customer experience improvement program

    Selected

  4. On the Select product page, select the check box for vRealize Log Insight, configure the settings, and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Installation type

    New install

    Version

    8.1.1

    Deployment type

    Cluster

  5. On the End user license agreement page, read the EULA, select the I agree to the terms and conditions check box, and click Next.
  6. On the License page, add or select the vRealize Suite license.
    • Click Select, select the vRealize Suite or vCloud Suite License alias and click Update.

    • To add the license manually, click Add, enter the vRealize Suite or vCloud Suite License alias and key, click Validate, and click Add.

  7. To validate the license, click Validate association and click Next.
  8. On the Certificate page, from the Select certificate drop-down menu, select the vRealize Log Insight certificate and click Next.
  9. On the Infrastructure page, verify the settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Select vCenter Server

    sfo-m01-vc01.sfo.rainpole.io

    Select cluster

    sfo-m01-dc01 #sfo-m01-cl01

    Select resource pool

    -

    Select network

    sfo-m01-seg01

    Select datastore

    sfo-m01-cl01-ds-vsan01

    Select disk mode

    Thin

    Use content library

    Disabled

  10. On the Network page, verify the settings and click Next.

    Setting

    Value

    Default gateway

    192.168.31.1

    Netmask

    255.255.255.0

    Domain name

    sfo.rainpole.io

    Domain search path

    sfo.rainpole.io

    DNS servers

    • 172.16.11.5

    • 172.16.11.4

    Time sync mode

    Use NTP server

    NTP servers

    • ntp.sfo.rainpole.io

    • ntp0.sfo.rainpole.io

  11. In the Product properties panel, configure the settings and leave the remaining values default.
    Setting Value
    Node size Medium
    Certificate sfo-vrli01-certificate
    Anti-affinity / affinity rule Disabled
    Upgrade VM compatibility Disabled
    Always use English Disabled
    Product password sfo-vrli-admin
    Integrate with Identity Manager Disabled
    Time sync mode Use NTP server
  12. In the Cluster virtual IP panel, configure the settings.
    Option Value
    FQDN sfo-vrli01.sfo.rainpole.io
    IP Address 192.168.31.10
  13. In the vrli-master panel, configure the settings.
    Setting Value
    VM Name sfo-vrli01a
    FQDN sfo-vrli01a.sfo.rainpole.io
    IP Address 192.168.31.11
  14. In the vrli-worker-1 panel, configure the settings.
    Setting Value
    VM Name sfo-vrli01b
    FQDN sfo-vrli01b.sfo.rainpole.io
    IP Address 192.168.31.12
  15. In the vrli-worker-2 panel, configure the settings.
    Setting Value
    VM Name sfo-vrli01c
    FQDN sfo-vrli01c.sfo.rainpole.io
    IP Address 192.168.31.13
  16. On the Products page, click Next.
  17. On the Precheck page, click Run pre check.
  18. Wait for all Pre Validation successful messages and click Next.
  19. On the Summary page, review the configuration details.
  20. (Optional) To back up the deployment configuration, click Export configuration.
  21. To start the deployment, click Submit.
    The Request details page displays the progress of deployment.
  22. Monitor the steps of the deployment graph until all stages are marked as COMPLETED.