By Gabriele Giuseppini, Mark Burnett, Jeremy Faircloth, Dave Kleiman
Spotlight Written by way of Microsoft's Log Parser developer, this can be the 1st ebook on hand on Microsoft's well known but undocumented log parser instrument. The ebook and accompanying website include 1000's of custom-made, operating scripts and templates that procedure directors will locate worthy for examining the log records from home windows Server, snicker IDS, ISA Server, IIS Server, alternate Server, and different items. procedure directors operating home windows, Unix, and Linux networks deal with wherever from 1 to hundreds of thousands of working structures (Windows, Unix, etc.), functions (Exchange, snigger, IIS, etc.), and units (firewalls, routers, etc.) that generate enormously lengthy and specific log documents of all task at the specific software or equipment. This booklet will train directors easy methods to use Microsoft's Log Parser to information mine all the info on hand inside those numerous logs. The ebook teaches readers how all queries inside of Log Parser paintings (for instance: a Log Parser question to an alternate log could provide info at the starting place of junk mail, viruses, etc.). additionally, Log Parser is totally scriptable and customizable so the booklet and accompanying website will give you the reader with hundreds and hundreds of unique, operating scripts that might automate those projects and supply formatted charts and reviews detailing the result of the queries. * Written via Microsoft's sole developer of Log Parser, this is often the 1st e-book on hand at the robust but thoroughly undocumented product that ships with Microsoft's IIS, home windows complex Server 2003, and is on the market as a loose obtain from the Microsoft site. * The publication and accompanying site include dozens of unique, operating Log Parser scripts and templates for home windows Server, ISA Server, chuckle IDS, alternate Server, IIS, and extra! * This booklet and accompanying scripts will shop method directors numerous hours by way of scripting and automating the commonest to the main advanced log research initiatives.