To use the Log Insight page, Log Insight dashboard, and Logs tab in vRealize Operations Manager, you must configure vRealize Log Insight with vRealize Operations Manager.

Configuring the vRealize Log Insight Adapter in vRealize Operations Manager

To access the Log Insight page and Log Insight dashboard from vRealize Operations Manager, you must configure the vRealize Log Insight adapter in vRealize Operations Manager.

vRealize Operations Manager accesses the first instance of the vRealize Log Insight adapter that is configured.

Prerequisites

  • Verify that vRealize Log Insight and vRealize Operations Manager are installed.

  • Verify that you know the IP address, user name, and password of the vRealize Log Insight instance you have installed.

Procedure

  1. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click the Administration icon and then click Solutions.

  2. From the Solutions page, click VMware vRealize Log Insight.

  3. Click the Configure icon. You see the Manage Solution-VMware vRealize Log Insight dialog box.

  4. In the Manage Solutions dialog box perform the following steps:

    • Enter a name in the Display Name text box.

    • Enter the IP address in the Log Insight server text box of the vRealize Log Insight you have installed and want to integrate with.

    • Click Test Connection to verify that the connection is successful.

    • Click Save Settings.

    • Click Close.

  5. From the vRealize Operations Manager Home page, click the Log Insight icon. If you see a statement at the bottom of the page, click the link and accept the certificate exception in vRealize Log Insight or contact your IT support for more information.

  6. From the vRealize Operations Manager Home page, click the Log Insight icon and enter the user name and password of the vRealize Log Insight instance you have installed.

Configuring vRealize Operations Manager in vRealize Log Insight

You configure vRealize Operations Manager in vRealize Log Insight in the following scenarios:

  • To access the Logs tab in vRealize Operations Manager.

  • To access the Log Insight dashboard and Log Insight page from vRealize Operations Manager.

Prerequisites

  • Verify that vRealize Log Insight and vRealize Operations Manager are installed.

  • Verify that you know the IPaddress, hostname, and password of the vRealize Operations Manager instance you want to integrate with

Procedure

  1. From the Administration page of vRealize Log Insight, click the vRealize Operations icon from the left pane. You see the vRealize Operations Integration pane.

  2. In the Hostname and Username text boxes, enter the IP address and hostname of the vRealize Operations Manager instance you want to integrate with.

  3. In the Password text box, select Update Password and enter the password of the vRealize Operations Manager instance you want to integrate with.

  4. Select the Enable launch in context option.

  5. Click Test Connection to verify that the connection is successful.

  6. Click Save.

    You can now view the log details for an object in vRealize Operations Manager.