You can create a group of agents that are configured with the same parameters.


Verify that you are logged in to the vRealize Log Insight web user interface as a user with the Edit Admin permission. The URL format is https://log-insight-host, where log-insight-host is the IP address or host name of the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance.


  1. Click the configuration drop-down menu icon and select Administration.
  2. Under Management, click Agents.
  3. In the All Agents menu, click New Group.
  4. Provide a unique name and a description for the agent group and click New Group.

    The agent group is created and appears in the All Agents list, but is not saved.

  5. Specify one or more of the following filters to the agent group.

    Filters can contain wildcards, such as * and ?.

    • IP address

    • hostname

    • version

    • OS

    For example, you can select the OS filter contains and specify the value windows to identify all your Windows agents for configuration.

  6. Specify the agent configuration values in the Agent Configuration area and click Save New Group.


The agent configuration is applied after the next polling interval.