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syslog-ng OSE Alternatives

syslog-ng OSE is described as 'The syslog-ng Open Source Edition is a highly portable log management solution to create collect, filter, classify, store and forward log messages' and is an app. There are more than 10 alternatives to syslog-ng OSE for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is rsyslog. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try NXLog or Syslog for windows. Other great apps like syslog-ng OSE are Nagios Log Server, Kiwi Syslog Server, Mac Syslog Center and Syslog Watcher.

syslog-ng OSE alternatives are mainly Web Log Analyzers but may also be Log Analyzers or Log Management Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of syslog-ng OSE.
This page was last updated Jan 15, 2019
  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • BSD

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  1. rsyslog

    • Linux

    Rsyslog is an enhanced syslogd supporting, among others, MySQL, PostgreSQL, failover log destinations, syslog/tcp, fine grain output format control, high precision timestamps, queued operations and the ability to filter on any message part.

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  2. NXLog

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    NXLog provides a broad range of features for collecting, processing, forwarding, and storing log data. In concept it is similar to syslog-ng or rsyslog, but it is not limited to Unix-like services only.



  3. Nagios Log Server is a powerful enterprise-class log monitoring and management application that allows organizations to quickly and easily view, sort, and configure logs from any source on any given network.

  4. Kiwi Syslog Server

    • Windows

    Kiwi Syslog - Syslog Server for Windows. Receives logs, displays, forwards, archives and e-mails Syslog messages from routers. Download free version today! Works with any syslog enabled device.

  5. Syslog for windows

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    This is another syslog for windows, it includes daemon and client. Features: RFC 3164-compliant; high performance; message forwarding; log rotation; completely open-source.

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  6. Mac Syslog Center

    • Mac

    Mac-OSX Syslog Center is syslog server monitor and analyzer software for syslog events and notifications that supports any vendor and helps to monitor, analyze, report and correlate real-time network events.

  7. Syslog Watcher

    • Windows

    Syslog Watcher installs a dedicated syslog server, integrating log data from multiple network devices into a single, easily manageable and accessible place. Collecting and analyzing syslogs is essential for maintaining network stability and auditing network security.

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  8. sysklogd

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    This package implements two system log daemons: syslogd and klogd.

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  9. EventLog Analyzer collects, archives and displays huge amount of network logs (Syslog and SNMP trap) and help net and system admins in identifying security incidents, policy violations, and operational issues.

  10. EventLog Analyzer

    • Windows

    EventLog Analyzer, a log management software for SIEM, offers in-depth analytical capability to enhance network security with its predefined reports and real-time alerts.

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