Manual Chapter : Creating a remote high-speed log destination

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Creating a remote high-speed log destination

Before creating a remote high-speed log destination, ensure that at least one pool of remote log servers exists on the BIG-IP system.
Create a log destination of the
Remote High-Speed Log
type if you want to have alerts sent to a remote syslog server. If you don't want alerts sent to a remote syslog server, skip this section.
  1. On the Main tab, click
    System
    Logs
    Configuration
    Log Destinations
    .
    The Log Destinations screen opens.
  2. Click
    Create
    .
  3. In the
    Name
    field, type a unique, identifiable name for this destination.
  4. From the
    Type
    list, select
    Remote High-Speed Log
    .
  5. From the
    Pool Name
    list, select the remote syslog server pool that you defined previously.
  6. From the
    Protocol
    list, select the TCP protocol.
  7. Click
    Finished
    .