You can configure to stream events that are generated in your vCenter Server Appliance to a remote syslog server.


  1. In the vSphere Web Client, navigate to the vCenter Server instance.
  2. Select the Configure tab.
  3. Select Advanced Settings.
  4. Click Edit.
  5. In the Filter text box, type vpxd.event, and press Enter.
  6. Enable or disable the vpxd.event.syslog option.
    The default value for the setting is enabled.