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Modify Platform Manager Basic Properties

Only Global Admins or Restricted Admins with elevated View and Manage privileges can take this action.

To modify the Alarming and Response Manager properties of the Platform Manager

  1. On the main toolbar, click Deployment Manager.
  2. Click the Platform Manager tab, and then click Properties in the Alarming, Reporting, and Response Manager Services section.
    The Platform Manager Properties dialog box appears.
  3. Configure properties as described in the following table.


    The host where the Platform Manager software physically resides.

    To select a different host, click the selector icon to the right of the Host box. Select the host, and then click OK.


    The platform for the Platform Manager.

    To select a different platform, click the selector icon to the right of the Platform box. Select the platform, and then click OK.

    Gen6 hardware platforms are available in KB versions greater than 7.1.679.0.

    Enable Alarming EngineClick check box to enable alarm processing.
    Enable Reporting EngineClick check box to enable reporting.
    Log Level

    Determines the amount of information logged to scarm.log.

    • OFF = No logging performed
    • ERROR = Errors and above
    • WARNING = Warning messages and above
    • INFO = Informational messages and above
    • VERBOSE = Verbose messages and above
    • DEBUG = Extremely detailed logs showing all data
    Email From AddressThe sender address to use for messages coming from LogRhythm. It must be populated for alarming and reporting to remain enabled and function properly.
    SMTP Servers

    Enter the IP addresses of the SMTP servers LogRhythm can use for sending emails.

    Only enter a User and Password if you have an authentication mechanism configured on the server.

    Use Windows authenticationClick check box to use Windows authentication.
    Use SSL/TLSClick check box to allow the use of SSL/TLS settings when sending notifications.
    AdvancedView or edit advanced properties for the Platform Manager. For more information, see Modify Platform Manager Advanced Properties.
    DefaultsSet any advanced properties that are updated from the Knowledge Base back to their default values.
  4. Click OK when you are finished.
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