A Hosted Collector is not installed on a local system in your deployment. Instead, Sumo Logic hosts the Collector and its Sources in AWS. With a Hosted Collector, you can create Sources to collect data from various services. A single Hosted Collector can be configured with any number of Sources.
Data collection flow for S3 buckets and HTTP requests:
Just as Installed Collectors, you can monitor activity of Hosted Collectors using the Status tab of the Sumo Logic Web Application.