Microsoft DNS Insight Pack

Posted: April 22, 2016 Modified: May 5, 2016


Overview

The Microsoft DNS Insight Pack gives customers support to ingest data from various Microsoft DNS event logs into IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis. They can then use a rich set of analytical dashboards to visualize metadata and derived metrics from log content, along with performing additional queries on the content.

The dynamic dashboards provided with the Microsoft DNS Insight Pack help in visualizing the data which is available through Microsoft DNS logs. You can view the dashboards at a later time from the Search Dashboards pane.

Microsoft DNS Event Level Dashboard

This dashboard displays event log-level distribution charts for the configured time period. The event logs are filtered to display events from the Windows event logs in the Microsoft DNS environment that are specific to the Microsoft DNS providers.

Microsoft DNS Event Level Dashboard
Microsoft DNS Event Level Dashboard

Microsoft DNS Events Dashboard

This dashboard displays event log-level distribution charts for the configured time period. The event logs are filtered to display events from the Windows event logs in the Microsoft DNS environment that are specific to the Microsoft DNS providers.

Microsoft DNS Events Dashboard
Microsoft DNS Events Dashboard

Additional information

The Insight Pack includes support for ingesting and performing metadata searches against the Microsoft DNS Environment Event Log file records.

DNS Server Event Log: DNS Server

Notes:

Training Information

Review the following video for information on using and setting up the Insight Pack.


Overview presentation used in the training video.

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IBM Operations Analytics-Log Analysis Insight Packs for Infrastructure-Standard Install License.

Released: 22 April 2016
Version: 1.1.0.0
Cost: License Fee
Support: Supported

Resources

Product Information
Product Documentation
Support
Forum

Requirements

  • IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis version 1.3.0 or above.
  • Microsoft DNS 2008
  • Microsoft DNS 2008 R2
  • Microsoft DNS 2012
  • Microsoft DNS 2012 R2
  • Purchased “IBM Operations Analytics-Log Analysis Insight Packs for Infrastructure-Standard 1.1” License for each installed Insight Pack.

Support

This package is subject to the License terms included with the Insight Pack, along with those displayed upon download.

To report a problem with deploying this entry, entitled customers may contact the country specific IBM support channel, reference the IBM Worldwide Directory. Also use the “Support” link to access the support site for IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis information.