Network Administrators Survival Guide by Anand Deveriya solves many common network administration problems by providing administrators with an all-in-one practical guide to supporting Cisco networks using freeware tools. Based on author Anand Deveriya's extensive field experience, this practical guide to maintaining Cisco networks is designed to save you significant time and money.
Chapter four presents an overview of the syslog protocol and shows you how to deploy an end-to-end syslog system. You'll learn about the syslog architecture as well as the issues in deploying syslog servers in Linux and Windows OSs with a focus on their relevance in a Cisco environment.
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This was first published in January 2006