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

Port Requirements

Before you configure event forwarding, become familiar with the port requirements for Cloud Proxy and Cloud Native Collector.

Source Destination Ports Protocol Service Description
Standard system log Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector 514 TCP,UDP Syslog data over TCP or UDP
Standard system log Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector 6514 SSL Syslog data over SSL
ESXi hosts in vCenter Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector 1514 SSL Syslog data over SSL
vRealize Log Insight Agents or Server Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector 9000 HTTP vRealize Log Insight log data in JSON format (CFAPI)
vRealize Log Insight Agents or Server Remote Cloud Proxy 9543 HTTPS vRealize Log Insight log data in JSON format (CFAPI)
Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector vRealize Log Insight Cloud 443 TCP vRealize Log Insight Cloud data over HTTPS
Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector vCenter endpoint 80 HTTP vCenter configuration requests over HTTP
Cloud Proxy or Cloud Native Collector vCenter endpoint 443 HTTPS vCenter configuration requests over HTTPS