VMware vCenter

Configure VMware vCenter 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 vCenter instance here.

Configuration

Option

Description

Listen Address

Use this field to specify a Listen Address for syslog traffic.

The default is '0.0.0.0:5140'.

Log Types

Types

vmware_vcenter

Dashboards

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

[oiq] VMware vCenter - Overview[oiq] VMware vCenter - Overview

[oiq] VMware vCenter - Overview

Advanced

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