Configure and manage centralized logging for the NSX Manager and NSX Edge devices

 

Configure and manage centralized logging for the NSX Manager

 
Step 1. Go to the NSX manager web interface by opening a browser, navigating to https://IP_or_FQDN and entering in your Credentials
 
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Step 2. Click on Manage Appliance Settings
 
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Step 3. Under Syslog Server click Edit
 
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Step 4. Enter your Syslog Server, Port, and Protocol then click OK
 
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Configure and manage centralized logging for the NSX Edge devices

 
Step 5. Log into the vSphere Web Client and navigate to Networking & Security -> NSX Edges and double click the edge device you would like to configure for syslog
 
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Step 6. Click on Manage -> Settings -> Configuration and select Change next to Syslog servers
 
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Step 7. Specify the Syslog Server, and Protocol then click OK
 
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You can configure syslog on any Edge Services Gateway, Distributed Router, or the NSX Manager.
 

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