Microsoft IIS Insight Pack

Posted: September 30, 2015 Modified: October 6, 2015


Overview

The Microsoft IIS Insight Pack gives customers support to ingest data from various logs used by Microsoft IIS 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 IIS Insight Pack Health Dashboard

This dashboard displays charts for top five hosts for HTTP and FTP error trends. One chart also displays average response time for all the hosts.

Microsoft IIS Insight Pack Health Dashboard
Microsoft IIS Insight Pack Health Dashboard

Microsoft IIS HTTP Log Dashboard

This dashboard displays charts for top five sites for HTTP error trends. One chart displays average response time for all the sites.

Microsoft IIS Insight Pack HTTP Log Dashboard
Microsoft IIS Insight Pack HTTP Log Dashboard

Microsoft IIS Insight Pack Event Level Dashboard

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

Microsoft IIS Insight Pack Event Level Dashboard
Microsoft IIS Insight Pack Event Level Dashboard

Additional information

The Insight Pack includes support for ingesting and performing metadata searches against the following product versions and log files:

  • Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS)
    • Internet Information Services 7.x
    • Internet Information Services 8.x
  • Product Log Files
    • IIS Web Site Log: u_ex.log
    • IIS HTTP Error Log: httperr.log
    • IIS FTP Log: u_ex.log
    • IIS environment event logs:
      • Application event log: Application
      • System event log: System

      Note: Windows OS Events Insight Pack (for processing the event logs from Microsoft IIS environment)

    Refer to the User Guide included in the Microsoft IIS Insight Pack for additional information on the Insight Packs and steps for installing and configuring.

    Training Information

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


    Overview presentation used in the training video.

View US Price & Buy

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

Released: 29 September 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
  • Internet Information Services 7.x
  • Internet Information Services 8.x
  • Windows OS Events Insight Pack v1.1.0.2 (for processing the event logs from Microsoft IIS 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.