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VMware vRealize Log Insight: Deploy and Manage [V8.4] - On Demand

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Course Datasheet
- Formats: Lab, Self-Paced, Subscription
- Length: 30 Days
Overview:
This course,equivalent to 2 days of training, focuses on deploying, using and managing VMware vRealize® Log Insight™ product.  It provides you with the knowledge and skills to deploy a vRealize Log Insight cluster that meets the monitoring requirements of your environment.  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.

This course is also available in an Instructor-Led Training (ILT) format. For more information, select this link:  VMware vRealize Log Insight: Deploy and Manage [V8.4].

Product Alignment
•  VMware vSphere 7.0 U1
•  VMware vRealize® Log Insight™ 8.4
•  VMware vRealize® Operations™ 8.4

Objectives:    By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:
•  Identify features and benefits of vRealize Log Insight
•  Determine the vRealize Log Insight cluster that meets your monitoring requirements
•  Describe the vRealize Log Insight architecture and use cases
•  Deploy and configure a vRealize Log Insight cluster
•  Use the Interactive Analytics tab to get a deep understanding of log data
•  Create and manage queries
•  Managing vRealize Agents and Agent Groups
•  Create various custom dashboards
•  Describe and use the vRealize Log Insight widgets
•  Extend the capabilities of vRealize Log Insight by adding content packs and configuring solutions
 
Intended Audience:    Experienced system administrators, system integrators, and developers responsible for designing and implementing vRealize Log Insight
 
Prerequisites:    System administration experience with VMware vSphere® deployments or completion of one of the following courses:
•  VMware vSphere: Install, Configure, Manage [V7]    
•  VMware vSphere: Optimize and Scale [V7]
 
Outline:    1  Course Introduction
•  Introductions and course logistics
•  Course objectives

2  Introduction to vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe a cloud management platform
•  Explain the importance of efficient log management
•  Describe the requirements for a log analytics solution
•  Describe the key benefits of vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe the key features of vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe the various stages of log processing

3  vRealize Log Insight Architecture and Deployment
•  Identify the minimum requirements for deploying vRealize Log Insight
•  Using vRealize Log Insight Sizing Calculator
•  Describe vRealize Log Insight compatibility with other VMware products
•  Describe the vRealize Log Insight architecture
•  Determine the correct vRealize Log Insight deployment for an environment
•  Install the vRealize Log Insight virtual appliance

4  vRealize Log Insight Queries and Dashboards
•  Describe the primary functions of the vRealize Log Insight UI
•  Use the Interactive Analytics tab to get a deep understanding of log data
•  Create and Manage queries
•  Create vRealize Log Insight custom dashboards
•  Describe and use the vRealize Log Insight widgets

5  Administering vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe User Access Control in vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe User Management
•  Access the vRealize Log Insight Administration page
•  Configure vRealize Log Insight settings
•  Manage certificates
•  Configure system notifications
•  Upgrade vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe the vRealize Log Insight Importer

6  vRealize Log Insight Integrations
•  Describe how to integrate vRealize Operations with vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe the advantages of integrating vRealize Operations with vRealize Log Insight
•  Describe the advantages of using the vSAN content pack
•  Install NSX content packs