Configuring syslog notifications

Server and Cluster Administration Guide for Hitachi NAS Platform

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You can use syslog notification to send a syslog alert from the server to a UNIX system log when three types of events occur. The UNIX system must have its syslog daemon configured to receive remote syslog messages.
  1. Navigate to Home > Status & Monitoring > Syslog Alerts Setup.

    Field/Item Description
    Notification Frequency Select the notification frequency for each type of alert:
    • Severe Alerts: The specified component has failed in a way that poses a significant threat to the continued operation of the system. This level includes Critical alerts.
    • Warning Alerts: The specified component needs attention but does not necessarily represent an immediate threat to the continued operation of the system.
    • Information Alerts: The specified component is operating normally and is not displaying an alarm condition.
    Syslog Servers In this area, enter the syslog servers to which this server will send alerts. In the first field, enter the IP address or host name of the syslog server, and click Add to save the address in the list. You can delete an entry in the list by selecting it, and clicking the X.
    apply Click to apply and save the configuration.
  2. Enter the necessary information.