Sys Maintenance: Event Source Monitoring View

Document created by RSA Information Design and Development on Jul 12, 2018
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Note: To manage Event Sources, see "About Event Source Management" in the NetWitness Suite Event Source Management Guide.

NetWitness Suite provides a way to monitor the statistics for various event sources in the User Interface. The information displayed is historical and comes from the Log decoder. You can customize the view depending on the parameter you select to filter the data.

To access the Event Source Monitoring view:

  1. Go to ADMIN > Health & Wellness.

    The Health & Wellness view is displayed with the Alarms tab open.

  2. Click Event Source Monitoring.

What do you want to do?

RoleI want to ...Show me how
AdministratorView the Events Collected from an Event SourceHistorical Graph View for Events Collected from an Event Source

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Quick Look

The Event Source Monitoring view is displayed.

1Displays Event Source Monitoring tab.
2Toolbar used to filter and customize the Event Source Monitoring tab.
3Displays Event Source Stats panel.


This table lists the various parameters you can use to filter and customize the event source monitoring view. 

Event SourceType the name of an event source you want to monitor.
Select Regex to enable Regex filter. It performs a regular expression search against text and lists out the specified category. If Regex is not selected it supports globbing pattern matching.
Event Source TypeSelect an event source type for the event source selected. 
Log CollectorSelect the Log Collector to display the data collected by the specified Log Collector.
Log DecoderSelect a Log Decoder to display the data collected by the specified Log Decoder.
Time FrameSelect the time frame for which you want the stats. 
Select Received if you need the query results to contain only event sources that logs have been received from within the selected time.
Select Not Received if you need the query results to contain only event sources that logs have not been received from within the selected time
Order BySelect the order in which the list needs to be filtered. 
Select Ascending to filter it in an ascending order.
ApplyClick to apply the filters chosen and display the list accordingly.
ClearClick to clear the chosen filters.
Export as CSVClick to export the information as a csv file.

Event Source Stats View Display

Event SourceDisplays the name of the event source.
Event Source TypeDisplays the event source type.
Log CollectorDisplays the Log Collector from where the events were initially captured.
Log DecoderDisplays the Log Decoder where the events are being processed.
CountDisplays the number of events received by Log Decoder since last reset of count value.
Idle TimeDisplays the time lapsed after the last stat collection.
Last Collected TimeDisplays the time at which the Log Decoder last processed an event for the event source
Historical GraphClick  Historical Graph icon to view the historical graph of the stats collected for the event source. 
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