How to Generate a Key for VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack
VMware Log Insight is a powerful log analytics and management tool that helps you monitor, troubleshoot and secure your IT infrastructure. VMware Log Insight is licensed on a per operating system instance (OSI) basis, which means any server, virtual or physical, with an IP address that generates logs, including network devices and storage arrays[^3^].
If you want to use VMware Log Insight for up to 25 OSIs, you need to purchase a VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack license. This license allows you to install and use VMware Log Insight on one or more nodes in a cluster, as long as the total number of OSIs does not exceed 25. To activate your license, you need to generate a key for VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack using the following steps:
Log in to your My VMware account.
Go to Download VMware Aria Operations for Logs 8.12 and download the VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack license file.
Go to Manage License Keys and click Add License Keys.
Enter the license key from the downloaded file and click Add License Keys.
Select the VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack license and click Generate Key.
Copy the generated key and save it for later use.
Now you have a key for VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack that you can use to activate your product. To do so, follow these steps:
Install VMware Log Insight on one or more nodes following the instructions in the Installation Guide.
Log in to the VMware Log Insight web user interface as an administrator.
Go to Administration > Cluster > License.
Paste the key for VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack in the License Key field and click Save.
Verify that the license status is Active and that the number of OSIs is within the limit of 25.
Congratulations! You have successfully generated and applied a key for VMware Log Insight 25 OSI Pack. You can now enjoy the benefits of VMware Log Insight for your IT environment.
VMware Log Insight is more than just a log collector and analyzer. It also provides features such as dashboards, alerts, queries, content packs, integrations and APIs that help you gain insights and take actions from your log data. With VMware Log Insight, you can:
Monitor the health and performance of your IT infrastructure and applications.
Troubleshoot issues and identify root causes faster and easier.
Secure your IT environment and comply with regulations.
Optimize your IT operations and reduce costs.
VMware Log Insight supports a wide range of log sources, such as VMware products, Windows and Linux operating systems, applications, databases, web servers, firewalls, routers, switches and more. You can also use content packs to extend the functionality of VMware Log Insight with preconfigured dashboards, queries and alerts for specific log sources. Content packs are available from VMware and third-party vendors on the VMware Marketplace.
VMware Log Insight is part of the VMware Aria Operations for Logs suite, which also includes VMware Aria Operations for Logs Cloud. VMware Aria Operations for Logs Cloud is a cloud-based log analytics service that offers the same features as VMware Log Insight, but without the need to install or manage any software or hardware. You can use VMware Aria Operations for Logs Cloud to collect and analyze logs from any source, anywhere, at any scale. You can also use VMware Aria Operations for Logs Cloud to complement your on-premises VMware Log Insight deployment by sending logs to the cloud for long-term retention and analysis. 061ffe29dd