vRealize Log Insight 2.5 Internal Load Balancer – Can you still use a third Party Solution

So VMware announced the release of vRealize Log Insight 2.5 today. One of the new features which comes with Log Insight is a Internal Load Balancer. The Internal Load Balancer is for scale out, allowing you to load balance and scale out from out of the box. This has not been possible in previous versions, you needed… Read More

Load Balancing VMware Log Insight With KEMP’s LoadMaster Part 5 – Forward Log Events to Log Insight vSphere Client

This is a short post leading on from part 4 showing how to configure the Forwarding of Syslog’s to the Log Insight Cluster. It is a fairly simple process to forward syslogs to Log Insight using the Client Interface. Go to the Configuration Menu under the ESXI Server, select Advanced Settings: Under Syslog.global.logHost enter the… Read More

Load Balancing VMware Log Insight With KEMP’s LoadMaster Part 4 – Forward Log Events to Log Insight Using ESXCLI

This Article will show you how to forward Log Events from the ESXI Host to Log Insight. In Part 3, we configured a Load Master to load balance Syslog Traffic between all the Master and Worker nodes. We are going to use the UDP Virtual Service to forward syslogs to the Log Insight Cluster. We will be using… Read More

Boomerang – Creating VMware Hybrid Clouds – Product Review

Introduction Migrating Applications to the cloud can be a daunting process. As we move into an ever more IT dependent world, the requirement for agility and elasticity increases. Unitrends are a Hardware and Software Company that provide data protection solutions for physical, virtual and cloud environments. Unitrends has created a product called Boomerang that allows VMware… Read More