Microsoft Hyper-V Insight Pack

Posted: December 26, 2015 Modified: December 26, 2015


Overview

The Microsoft Hyper-V Insight Pack gives customers support to ingest data from the various Microsoft Hyper-V 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.

Microsoft Hyper-V 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 Hyper-V environment that are specific to the Microsoft Hyper-V providers.

Displays events that have occurred and their importance.
Displays events that have occurred and their importance.

Microsoft Hyper-V Events Dashboard

This dashboard displays distribution charts for the top 10 events for severe log levels such as, critical, error, and warning for the configured time period. The event logs are filtered to display events from the Windows event logs in the Microsoft Hyper-V environment specific to the Microsoft Hyper-V providers.

Top ten events, their severity and time of events.
Top ten events, their severity and time of events.

Additional information

The Insight Pack includes Quick Searches where users can create saved searches for a keyword or a series of keywords. You can run the searches at a later time from the Saved Searches pane. The installer provides the following quick search:

Microsoft Hyper-V Event Logs: This search query, when run on the Windows event logs collected from the Microsoft Hyper-V environment, displays the event logs for the Microsoft Hyper-V providers.

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: 17 December 2015
Version: 1.1.0.0
Cost: License Fee
Support: Supported

Resources

Product Information
Product Documentation
Forum

Requirements

  • IBM Operations Analytics – Log Analysis version 1.3.0 or above
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 and 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2012 and 2012 R2
  • Windows OS Events Insight Pack v1.1.0.2 (for processing the event logs from the Microsoft Hyper-V environment)
  • 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.