Log Insight: Deploy and Manage [V4.7]

Session Detail:    Classroom 2 Day

In this two-day course, you focus on deploying, using, and managing VMware vRealize® Log Insight™. You learn about the configuration and use of vRealize Log Insight to collect and manage logs from a variety of VMware and third-party products. This course discusses interfacing vRealize Log Insight with other systems to monitor, troubleshoot, and secure a data center.

Prerequisites

This course requires completion of one of the following courses: • VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V6.x] • VMware vSphere: Fast Track [V6.x] The course presumes that a student can perform the following tasks with no assistance or guidance before enrolling in this course:

  • Use VMware vSphere® Web Client
  • Perform routine VMware vCenter Server® tasks
  • Perform basic Windows management operations
  • If you cannot complete all of these tasks, VMware recommends that you complete one of the prerequisite courses before enrolling in VMware vRealize Log Insight: Deploy and Manage.

Who Can Benefit

Experienced system administrators, system integrators, and developers responsible for designing and implementing vRealize Log Insight

Session Outline

Class Outline

Module 1: Course Introduction

  • Lesson 1: Introductions and course logistics
  • Lesson 2: Course objectives
  • Lesson 3: Identify additional resources for after this course

Module 2: Introduction to vRealize Log Insight

  • Lesson 1: Describe a cloud management platform
  • Lesson 2: Discuss sources of logging data
  • Lesson 3: Explain the importance of efficient log management
  • Lesson 4: Describe the requirements for a log analytics solution
  • Lesson 5: Describe the benefits of vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 6: Describe the key features of vRealize Log Insight

Module 3: Deploying and Configuring vRealize Log Insight

  • Lesson 1: Specify the minimum hardware requirements for vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 2: Size the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance
  • Lesson 3: Describe the compatibility of vRealize Log Insight with other VMware products
  • Lesson 4: Describe vRealize Log Insight security requirements
  • Lesson 5: Describe the supported file and archive formats in vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 5: Install the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance
  • Lesson 6: Perform initial configuration of the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance
  • Lesson 7: Configure VMware vSphere® integration with vRealize Log Insight

Module 4: Using vRealize Log Insight

  • Lesson 1: Describe the primary vRealize Log Insight UI functions
  • Lesson 2: Access the vRealize Log Insight UI
  • Lesson 3: Use the Dashboards tab to view collected data
  • Lesson 4: Customize the dashboards interface
  • Lesson 5: Create custom dashboards
  • Lesson 6: Describe and use vRealize Log Insight widgets
  • Lesson 7: Use various chart types to display log events data
  • Lesson 8: Use the Interactive Analytics tab to delve deeper into the log data
  • Lesson 9: Create and manage queries

Module 5: Administering vRealize Log Insight

  • Lesson 1: Access the vRealize Log Insight Administration page
  • Lesson 2: Install and configure vRealize Log Insight clusters
  • Lesson 3: Configure vRealize Log Insight access controls
  • Lesson 4: Configure the general settings in vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 5: Describe and configure storage policies in vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 6: Configure system notifications
  • Lesson 7: Upgrade vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 8: Monitor vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 9: Examine vRealize Log Insight logs
  • Lesson 10: Describe the contents of a log message
  • Lesson 11: List vRealize Log Insight data sources
  • Lesson 12: Describe the Syslog protocol
  • Lesson 13: Install and manage vRealize Log Insight agents
  • Lesson 14: Configure agent groups
  • Lesson 15: Install and manage content packs
  • Lesson 16: Use the log importer to import historical logs

Module 6: Integrating vRealize Log Insight

  • Lesson 1: Describe the advantages of VMware vRealize® Operations Manager™ integration with vRealize Log Insight
  • Lesson 2: List the vRealize Operations Manager integration requirements

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Log Insight: Deploy and Manage [V4.7]

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