You can configure vRealize Log Insight to send notification events to vRealize Operations Manager based on the alert queries that you create.

When you configure a notification alert in vRealize Log Insight, you select a resource in vRealize Operations Manager that is associated with the notification events. See Add an Alert Query in Log Insight to Send Notification Events to vRealize Operations Manager.

The location of vRealize Log Insight notification events depends on the vRealize Operations Manager version that you use.

vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 and Later

Listed below are sections of the vRealize Operations Manager 6.0 (and later) UI where notification Events appear.

  • Home > Recommendations dashboard > Top Health Alerts For Descendants widget

  • Home > Alerts Tab

  • On all Custom Dashboards that include widgets with notification events 

For additional information on where notification events appear, see the VMware vRealize Operations Manager Documentation Center.

vCenter Operations Manager 5.8.5

Listed below are sections of the vRealize Operations Manager 5.8.5 UI where notification events appear.

vRealize Operations Manager 5.8.5 User Interface

Section that Displays vRealize Log Insight Notification Events

Custom user interface

  • The Alerts Overview page

  • All dashboards that display the Alerts dashboard widget

vSphere user interface

  • The Events tab under the Operations tab

  • The Events tab under the Planning tab

The alert name and description that you provided in vRealize Log Insight appear in the Alert Info column of the alert lists in vRealize Operations Manager.

In the Custom user interface, the Alert Info column may not be visible by default. You can enable the Alert Info column by expanding the drop-down menu in the table header and selecting the Alert Info check box.