Our Installed Collector is installed on your local environment, as opposed to our Hosted Collector, which resides on the Sumo Logic service. After installing a Collector, you'll need to add Sources, to which the Collector connects to obtain data to send to the Sumo Logic service.
In this section, we'll introduce the following concepts:
Install and Configure a Collector
Install and configure a collector to gather and send data to Sumo Logic.
Install or uninstall a Collector on a macOS system.
Install or uninstall a Collector on a Linux system.
Install or uninstall a Collector on a Windows system.
Learn how to configure a variety of local and remote Sources for your Installed Collector.
Customize your Installed Collector with these configuration parameters and options.