Article created by Pascal Withopf. Are you using an older version of WinSyslog, EventReporter or MonitorWare Agent and do you not want to do all the configurations again? By following these steps you can upgrade your product in about 5 minutes and keep your existing configuration. This guide is based on WinSyslog but it is […]
How to setup EventReporter to view Windows Eventlogs in Adiscon LogAnalyzer
Article created by Andre Lorbach. This article will help you to setup an environment to log and store Windows Events at a central place using EventReporter, and view and search them using Adiscon LogAnalyzer. You can download a preconfigured configuration from this link and import that into your own system. The configuration sample contains comments for […]
How to perform a mass rollout?
Created by Florian Riedl A mass rollout in the scope of this topic is any case where the product is rolled out to more than 5 to 10 machines and this rollout is to be automated. This is described first in this article. A special case may also be where remote offices shall receive exact […]
How to perform a mass update rollout?
Created by Florian Riedl A mass rollout in the scope of this topic is any case where the product is rolled out to more than 5 to 10 machines and this rollout is to be automated. This is described in detail in the Article How to perform a mass rollout?. We now want to take […]
How To Forward Various Logs To Different Syslog Servers?
Article created by Tom Bergfeld. Are you interested in forwarding various logs to different syslog servers? This guide will show you step by step how to configure the product. Please note that this guide is valid for EventReporter and MonitorWare Agent. In our example we want to forward Windows event logs, separated by the […]
How To Get An Email Notification If An Windows Event Does Not Appear?
Article created by Tom Bergfeld. Are you interested in receiving an email if a special Windows event would not appear? This guide will show you step by step how to configure the product. Please note that this guide is valid for EventReporter and MonitorWare Agent. In our example we want to get an email […]
How To setup Windows centralized Monitoring
Article created by Florian Riedl Article last updated by Pascal Withopf Please Note: This article is valid for EventReporter, WinSyslog and MonitorWare Agent! Windows systems monitoring is really important for all small to large sized environments. The MonitorWare line of products helps to accomplish this important task. This article is to help you establish a […]
Creating a Ruleset for Database Logging
Article created by Rainer Gerhards. Creating a Rule Set for Database Logging This is a very quick step-by-step guide. It essentially is a step in multiple configurations. You can refer to this guide whenever you need to add database logging to one of your services. To define a new rule set, right click “RuleSets”. A […]
How to store custom properties of a log message in a database
Created by Timm Herget This step-by-step guide describes a scenario where WinSyslog receives syslog data from a Fortigate firewall, parses the messages via post processing action and writes the custom parsed properties into a database. Step 1 – Creating the Syslog Server First, please create the syslog server service by right clicking on “Services” and […]
Forwarding NT Event Logs to a Syslog Server
Article created by Rainer Gerhards. In this scenario, an event log monitor is used to forward all events written to the NT Event Log to a syslog server. This can either be another instance of MonitorWare or any standard syslog server, for example on a UNIX platform. The data will be forwarded in the EventReporter […]