Insight syslog contents

You can enable a syslog on a server to collect Insight violation and performance alert messages that include utilization and traffic data.

Message types

The Insight syslog lists three types of messages:
  • SAN path violations
  • General violations
  • Performance alerts

Data provided

Violation descriptions include the elements involved, time of the event, and relative severity or priority of the violation.

Performance alerts include these data:
  • Utilization percentages
  • Traffic types
  • Traffic rate measured in MB