Documentation forKiwi Syslog Server

Legacy Kiwi Syslog Server Installation and Upgrade Guide

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SolarWinds strongly recommends that you install Kiwi Syslog Server on a server that is protected from unauthorized access by the public. If your use of Kiwi Syslog Server does not need to be public or internet-facing, install it on a server that is neither public, nor internet-facing. To learn about best practices for configuring your Kiwi Syslog Server installation securely, see Best practices to secure SolarWinds Products.

Legacy Kiwi Syslog Server receives syslog messages and SNMP traps from network devices such as routers, switches, and firewalls. You can customize legacy Kiwi Syslog Server to automatically respond to messages that meet the specified criteria.

Use the information in this guide to prepare your environment and install legacy Kiwi Syslog Server.

Download the PDF: Legacy Kiwi Syslog Server Installation Guide