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

Port Requirements

Before you configure event forwarding, become familiar with port requirements for the data collector.

Source

Destination

Port

Protocol

Service Description

Standard system log

Remote Data Collector

514

TCP,UDP

Syslog data over TCP or UDP

vRealize Log Insight Agents or Server

Remote Data Collector

9000

TCP

vRealize Log Insight log data in JSON format (CFAPI)

Remote Data Collector

VMware Log Intelligence

443

TCP

VMware Log Intelligence data over HTTPS