Syslog log source parameters for IBM Cloud Platform

If QRadar® does not automatically detect the log source, add an IBM Cloud® Platform log source on the QRadar Console by using the Syslog protocol.

When using the Syslog protocol, there are specific parameters that you must use.

The following table describes the parameters that require specific values to collect Syslog events from IBM Cloud Platform:
Table 1. Syslog log source parameters for the IBM Cloud Platform DSM
Parameter Value
Log Source type IBM® Bluemix® Platform
Protocol Configuration Syslog
Log Source Identifier The IP address of the Cloud Loggregator.
Important: It might be necessary to include the IP address and the port, as the Log Source Identifier. For example,