Monitoring Using Logs
Log file Processing
This is a powerful feature available for all devices that log files can be retrieved.
If log file processing is available then we can inspect the log files for User Defined strings and create alerts.
Enter the Strings Into the System
Log into Engineering.
Select WRD Tables
Maintain a Description
There is a single string line available for each entry.
The string is defined with a prefix which is striped when processing
The prefix is just nomenclature used to identify the manufacturer associated with the value
To prefix the string add
These codes can be migrated.
Setup an asset to scan for these values in the log files
Log into Engineering
Select the customer and asset to use log file monitoring.
Select the monitoring tab for the asset.
Select the strings to be scanned for and the next time a log file is sent to the hosting portal it will be scanned for the value.
If the value is found, a ticket is opened.