If you do not have an existing VMware Cloud subscription, you can sign up for the vRealize Log Insight Cloud service or accept an invitation for the service.

You sign up for VMware Cloud services with your VMware ID. If you do not have a My VMware account, you create one as you sign up.

Prerequisites

Ensure that you have an invitation email containing a link to sign up for vRealize Log Insight Cloud. You might already have this invitation. If not, you can receive it by requesting for a trial using a Request Form.

Procedure

  1. Click the link in your invitation email.
  2. Sign up for VMware Cloud.
    1. If you have a VMware ID, follow the steps to sign up to VMware Cloud with your VMware ID credentials.
    2. If you do not have a VMware ID, follow the steps to create your My VMware account, and sign up to VMware Cloud.
  3. Log in to VMware Cloud with your VMware ID. If you are not redirected to the vRealize Log Insight Cloud page, go to https://www.mgmt.cloud.vmware.com/li.

Results

When you sign up for the vRealize Log Insight Cloud service, an organization is created and you are designated as the organization owner.

What to do next

  1. Complete the prerequisites for using vRealize Log Insight Cloud described in Getting Started Checklist for vRealize Log Insight Cloud.
  2. Log in to the interface and add a Data Collector as described in Using vRealize Log Insight Cloud.