Download an agent installation file.

About this task

All packages downloaded from the vRealize Log Insight server agent page include the destination hostname appended to the package name. The server.hostname is applied during an initial installation for the MSI, RPM, and DEB agents. If a hostname already exists in the configuration file or if you are running the package by the hostname parameter, then the embedded server hostname is ignored.


  1. Navigate to the Administration page of the vRealize Log Insight web user interface.
  2. In the Management section, click Agents.
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the screen and click Download Log Insight Agent. and choose the agent file to download.
  4. Download an installation package by selecting it from the pop-up menu and clicking Save.



    Windows MSI

    Installation package for a Windows platform (32-bit/64-bit)

    Linux RPM

    Installation package for a Linux Red Hat or openSuSE platform (32-bit/64-bit)

    Linux DEB

    Installation package for a Linux Debian platform (32-bit/64-bit)

    Linux BIN

    Self-installing package for Linux (32-bit/64-bit). A package management system is not required.

What to do next

Use the downloaded files to deploy the vRealize Log Insight agent.