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IIS Packs provide enhanced visibility into IIS logs with saved queries, real-time alerting and dashboards.

IIS Server Monitoring Pack (IIS Log File Format)

This Pack for IIS Server Monitoring Pack search functionality to extract values from the default IIS Log Format. This pack serves as an example of how RegEx expressions can be used in addition to the common search techniques.

This Pack contains the following:

  • Saved Queries: The user is able to use saved searches to get the total or average time for individual requests. This pack is a good example of how to combine the common search techniques with RegEx.
  • Tags and Alerts: There are a couple of tags included in this pack e.g. 200 OK, 404 NOT FOUND
  • Dashboards: There are multiple graphs included in this pack. The user is able to get an overview of HTTP status codes sent by a server, request types received and list of URLs accessed together with their access count. This pack is equipped with graphs to show the average time required to request either JPG, GIF or PDF file from the server.

Requirements:
- Logentries Account - Don't have a Logentries Account? Sign up for a free account

Contribute:
You can contribute to the contents of this Pack or submit a new pack by creating a GitHub Pull Request.
- Please see the GitHub Repository here: https://github.com/logentries/le_community_packs
- For instructions on how to create and format packs please see the documentation.

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IIS Web Server Monitoring Pack (JSON Log File Format)

The Pack for IIS Web Server Monitoring extracts key points of interest from your web logs and exposes these in visualisations available as dashboard items. It also includes some key alerts based on response time, 404 error count and also tracking unique visitors now vs the same time last week. This pack requires your IIS logs to be formated in JSON, see the requirements section below.

This Pack contains the following:

  • Saved Queries: Queries that you can reuse to quickly get visibility key metrics such as 404 counts, 404 distributions over URLs, browser type distribution, URL request distribution.
  • Tags and Alerts: Get tags and alerts straight out of the box, alerting on slow response times, excessive 404 counts in a specified time period and anomaly alerting if usage of your site drops below 35% vs the same time last week.
  • Dashboards: A dashboard with charts giving visibility into 404 error distribution, page request distribution, respond time over, unique user counts etc.

Requirements:
- Logentries Account - Don't have a Logentries Account? Sign up for a free account
- You will need to extract your logs in JSON/KVP's using NxLog. See the documentation or contact logentries support for more information on how to achieve this.

Contribute:
You can contribute to the contents of this Pack or submit a new pack by creating a GitHub Pull Request.
- Please see the GitHub Repository here: https://github.com/logentries/le_community_packs
- For instructions on how to create and format packs please see the documentation.

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