By default, to keep your environment secure, vRealize Log Insight Web sessions expire in 30 minutes. You can increase or decrease the timeout duration.

Note: The change in the timeout period is applicable only for newly created sessions.


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 Configuration, click General.
  3. In the Browser Session pane, specify a timeout value in minutes.
    The value -1 disables session timeouts.
  4. Click Save.