Collecting vSphere Syslog Data with Graylog2

Are you looking for a good syslog collector for your environment but not wanting to shell out the money for Splunk or VMware vCenter Log Insight? Not saying there is anything wrong with either one of these products except they Continue reading Collecting vSphere Syslog Data with Graylog2

VMware vDS RSPAN Port Mirroring

I wanted to throw this together real quick on how to setup RSPAN VLAN Port Mirroring using a Cisco switch and vDS (vSphere Distributed Switch) Destination Port Mirror which will map to a vm running NTOP. This solution is working Continue reading VMware vDS RSPAN Port Mirroring