You can configure one or two remote syslog servers. NSX Edge events and logs related to firewall events that flow from NSX Edge appliances are sent to the syslog servers.


  1. Log in to the vSphere Web Client.
  2. Click Networking & Security > NSX Edges.
  3. Double-click an NSX Edge.
  4. Navigate to configure syslog server settings.
    Version Procedure
    NSX 6.4.4 and later
    1. Click Manage > Settings > Appliance Settings.
    2. Next to Configuration, click Actions icon., and then click Change Syslog Configuration.
    NSX 6.4.3 and earlier
    1. Click Manage > Settings > Configuration.
    2. In the Details pane, next to Syslog servers, click Change.
  5. Type an IP address for both remote syslog servers.
  6. Select a protocol, and click OK.