You can forward the vSphere Replication Appliance log files to a remote syslog server to conduct an analysis of your logs.


  1. Log in to the VRMS Appliance Management Interface as admin.
  2. In the VRMS Appliance Management Interface, select Syslog Forwarding.
  3. Click New, and enter the server address of the destination host in the New Syslog Forwarding pane.
  4. From the Protocol drop-down menu, select the protocol to use.
  5. In the Port text box, enter the port number to use with the destination host.
    The default port number is 514.
  6. Click OK.
  7. Verify that the remote syslog server is receiving messages.
  8. In the Syslog Forwarding section, click Send Test Message.
  9. Verify that the test message is received on the remote syslog server.