You can forward events and logs from syslog and vRealize Log Insight sources.

You can find information about setting up event and log forwarding from your source by using the links in the following table.

Before you begin, see Recommended Syslog Agents for VMware Log Intelligence.

If you are forwarding messages from...

For instructions, see...

vCenter Server 5.5 and later

ESXi Host 5.5 and later

NSX 6.0 and later

vRealize Log Insight

You can forward events from vRealize Log Insight with the Log Insight API (CFAPI) or the vRealize Log Insight agent.