Palo Alto Networks Cortex Data Lake is a cloud-based offering for context-rich enhanced network logs generated by our security products, including our next-generation firewalls, GlobalProtect cloud service, and Traps management service. Use the Log Forwarding app — included with each Cortex Data Lake instance you purchase — to forward logs from the Cortex Data Lake to an external Syslog receiver to achieve your long-term archive, SOC, or audit compliance goals. Use the topics in this site to get started with the Log Forwarding App.

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