VMware ESXi

Configure VMware ESXi Log Source with observIQ

Supported Versions

VMware ESXi versions

  • 7.0
  • 6.7
  • 6.5
  • 6.0

Prerequisites

See the VMware documentation to enable Syslog on your ESXi hosts here.

Configuration

Option

Description

Listen Address

Use this field to specify a specific listening address and port.

The default is '0.0.0.0:5140'.

Log Types

Types

vmware_esxi

Dashboards

After creating or updating or a VMware ESXI Source, the [oiq] VMware ESXI - Overview Dashboard and accompanying visualizations will be installed to your account automatically.

[oiq] VMware ESXI - Overview[oiq] VMware ESXI - Overview

[oiq] VMware ESXI - Overview

Advanced

For more information on the advanced configuration capabilities, see our detailed plugin guide here.