To integrate vRealize Log Insight with vRealize Operations Manager, you must specify credentials for vRealize Log Insight to authenticate against vRealize Operations Manager. vRealize Operations Manager supports both local user accounts and multiple LDAP sources.

About this task

To determine the username for a local user account:

  1. Open the vRealize Operations Manager web interface.

  2. Select Access Control.

  3. Identify or create the integration user. The Source Type field is Local User.

  4. The username that should be entered within the vRealize Log Insight administration user interface is the content of the User Name field.

To determine the user name format for the LDAP user account that must be provided in vRealize Log Insight, follow these instructions:

  1. Open the vRealize Operations Manager web interface.

  2. Select Access Control.

  3. Identify or create the integration user. Note the User Name and Source Type fields. For example, a user named integration@example.com from the source Active Directory - ad.

  4. Select Authentication Sources.

  5. Identify the authentication source corresponding to the Source Type from Step 3. Note the Source Display Name field. For example, "ad".

  6. The username that should be entered within the vRealize Log Insight administration user interface is combined from Step 3 and Step 5, in the form UserName@SourceDisplayName. For example, integration@example.com@ad.

Prerequisites

Verify that the integration user account has permissions to manipulate objects in vRealize Operations Manager. See Minimum Required Permissions for a Local or Active Directory User Account.