Enabling the syslog facility

You can identify a location for the log of the OnCommand Insight violations and performance alerts and activate the logging process.

Before you begin

About this task

The syslog includes the following types of information:

The following units are used in the syslog:


  1. On the Insight toolbar, click Admin and select Notifications.
  2. Scroll down to the Syslog section of the page.
  3. Select the Syslog Enabled check box.
  4. In the Server field, enter the IP address of the log server.
  5. In the Facility field, select the facility level that corresponds to the type of program that is logging the message.
  6. Click Save.