By Gabriele Giuseppini, Mark Burnett, Jeremy Faircloth, Dave Kleiman
Spotlight Written through Microsoft's Log Parser developer, this can be the 1st booklet on hand on Microsoft's well known but undocumented log parser software. The ebook and accompanying site include enormous quantities of personalized, operating scripts and templates that process directors will locate useful for studying the log records from home windows Server, chuckle IDS, ISA Server, IIS Server, alternate Server, and different items. approach directors working home windows, Unix, and Linux networks deal with anyplace from 1 to hundreds of thousands of working structures (Windows, Unix, etc.), functions (Exchange, snicker, IIS, etc.), and units (firewalls, routers, etc.) that generate exceptionally lengthy and exact log documents of all task at the specific program or equipment. This ebook will train directors easy methods to use Microsoft's Log Parser to information mine the entire info to be had inside of those numerous logs. The ebook teaches readers how all queries inside Log Parser paintings (for instance: a Log Parser question to an alternate log may supply details at the foundation of unsolicited mail, viruses, etc.). additionally, Log Parser is totally scriptable and customizable so the e-book and accompanying site will give you the reader with countless numbers of unique, operating scripts that would automate those initiatives and supply formatted charts and reviews detailing the result of the queries. * Written by way of Microsoft's sole developer of Log Parser, this can be the 1st publication to be had at the robust but thoroughly undocumented product that ships with Microsoft's IIS, home windows complex Server 2003, and is out there as a unfastened obtain from the Microsoft site. * The e-book and accompanying website comprise dozens of unique, operating Log Parser scripts and templates for home windows Server, ISA Server, giggle IDS, trade Server, IIS, and extra! * This e-book and accompanying scripts will retailer approach directors numerous hours by means of scripting and automating the most typical to the main complicated log research initiatives.