General Log Insight Q&A

vRealize Log Insight 4.0 is now Live!

On behalf of the Log Insight team, I'm happy to announce that vRealize Log Insight 4.0 is now GA and live on


GA Date: November 15th, 2016


What's New



vSphere 6.5 compatibility

System Notification enhancements

Support for custom SSL certificates in the vCenter Server edition

Support for Spanish locale (ES)

UI Items

New overall User Interface based on the VMware Clarity standard

New speedometer-like Gauge Chart Type for event count visualizations

New Admin Alert Management tool and UI to view and manage all user alerts

New “Does Not Exist” Field filter

Support for Datastore DeviceID-to-name aliasing in Event queries and results

New UI “blur” on session timeout

Server Items

Support for Syslog octet-framing over TCP

New REST APIs for installing LI servers and clusters

Support for time ranges with Event Type alert queries

Agent and Importer Items

Support for SLES 11 SP3 and SLES 12 SP1 with the Linux agent

Support for the ‘dateext’ (daily extension) logrotate option

SSL now enabled by default for agents

Content Pack Items

Users can now subscribe to Content Pack Alerts that allow automated updates inline with the associated Content Pack

For more information please refer to the Release Notes.


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Last Edited by Yogita Patil



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