VxFlex OS Log Collection Technical Notes Retrieve and view log files in VxFlex OS, VxFlex Ready Node. Unless specified, the log retrieval procedures apply to all systems. Child Topics Retrieving VxFlex OS GUI logs Retrieve the VxFlex OS GUI logs in VxFlex OS. VxFlex OS offline GUI The VxFlex OS offline GUI provides you easy and quick access to VxFlex OS topology and enables you to analyze the data available in the get_info log files in ZIP or TGZ formats. Retrieving operating system logs This section describes how to retrieve the operating system logs for servers in VxFlex OS. Retrieving VxFlex OS component logs You can retrieve the log files for VxFlex OS components in the system manually or automatically. You can collect the logs of one component at a time, or of all system components at one time. You can also enable automatic log collection that collects logs automatically when triggered by system alerts. Access RAID controller logs You can retrieve the RAID controller logs from ESXi-, Linux-, and Windows-based servers in a VxRack Node 100 Series or VxFlex Ready Node system. Configuring and retrieving the operating system crash dumps This section describes how to configure and retrieve the operating system crash dumps. Retrieve vSphere web plug-in logs This topic describes how to retrieve the vSphere web plug-in logs from ESXi-based servers in VxFlex OS. Retrieving VxFlex OS Installer logs Retrieve the VxFlex OS Installer log files, which are downloaded in a single ZIP file. Access system event logs You can access the system event logs (SEL) in a VxRack Node 100 Series or a VxFlex Ready Node server. Retrieving DAS cache logs from a Linux server This topic describes how to retrieve DAS cache logs of a VxFlex OS node from Linux server. Retrieving DAS cache logs from a Windows server This topic describes how to retrieve DAS cache logs of a VxFlex OS server from a Windows server. Collecting VxFlex Ready Node AMS logs You can collect VxFlex Ready Node AMS logs using the VxFlex OS GUI, the AMS CLI, or the REST API.