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Syslog Server for Windows®

Software to Manage Syslog, SNMP Trap, and Windows Event Log Messages.

Kiwi Syslog Server offers busy IT administrators a robust and affordable syslog server. Easy to set up and configure, Kiwi Syslog Server receives, logs, displays, alerts on, and forwards syslog, SNMP trap, and Windows event log messages from devices such as routers, switches, Linux and Unix hosts, and Windows servers.

Kiwi Syslog Server also includes log archive management features that allow you to comply with regulations by securing, compressing, moving and purging logs, exactly as specified in your log retention policy.

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Web Access

View your syslog data from anywhere in your network with web access! Configure up to 5 admin and user accounts. Create and save custom views using custom filters and highlighting rules that are accessible from wherever you log in.

View your syslog data from anywhere in your network with web access! Configure up to 5 admin and user accounts. Create and save custom views using custom filters and highlighting rules that are access

Windows Syslog Management Console

Consolidate all your Syslog Messages, SNMP Traps and Windows Event Logs into a single view. Receive syslog messages via UDP, TCP and Secure TCP.

Consolidate all your Syslog Messages, SNMP Traps and Windows Event Logs into a single view. Receive syslog messages via UDP, TCP and Secure TCP.

ODBC Logging

Connect easily to the database of your choice with universal connectivity to ODBC-compliant databases, giving you complete flexibility for external reporting and analysis.

Connect easily to the database of your choice with universal connectivity to ODBC-compliant databases, giving you complete flexibility for external reporting and analysis.

Trend Analysis Graphs

View and generate graphs of syslog statistics over specific time periods.

View and generate graphs of syslog statistics over specific time periods.

Automated Log Archive

Automate archiving of log files, including zipping and securing log files with encryption on an ad-hoc or scheduled basis.

Automate archiving of log files, including zipping and securing log files with encryption on an ad-hoc or scheduled basis.

Quick and Easy Setup

Start managing Syslog messages, SNMP Traps, Windows Events from routers, switches, Windows machine, Unix hosts, and other syslog-enabled devices in just minutes!

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Advanced Message Filtering

Perform advanced filtering of messages by host name, host IP address, priority, message text keyword, or time of day.

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Advanced Alerting

Create advanced alerts utilizing syslog message content, message volume, or meta data and perform conditional email alerting.

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SNMP Trap

Consolidate all your SNMP Traps and Windows Event Logs into a single view. Receive syslog messages via UDP, TCP and Secure TCP.

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Log Forwarder for Windows

Forward event log message from your Windows Event Log to Kiwi Syslog Server using SolarWinds Log Forwarder for Windows software (available at no charge to Kiwi Syslog Server customers).

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Auto-split Log Files

Auto-split log files by priority, time of day, host name, host IP address, domain name, and WELF format tags in message text.

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Advanced Message Buffering

Continue to receive messages when heavy loads occur with a buffer of 10 million syslog messages and 1,000 email messages.

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Perform Automated Actions

Automatically send email, forward messages, trigger audible alarms, send SNMP trap messages, run custom scripts or page IT staff based on syslog message content.

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Advanced Syslog Forwarding

Forward messages while retaining the original source IP address of the message, allowing seamless integration with external network management systems.

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Community Content Exchange

Leverage community-created rules and filters for faster resolution to common issues and share content you’ve developed with SolarWinds community of 100,000+ network engineers on thwack.

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Kiwi Syslog Key Benefits

  • Deploy quickly – accepts Syslog, SNMP & Event Log data from your existing deployment
  • Monitor real-time logs– display logs locally or anywhere through the secure Web access module
  • React to messages– send email, run programs, or forward data when selected messages arrive
  • Troubleshoot problems– centralize logs from systems & network devices to quickly pinpoint issues
  • Comply with regulations– implement log retention requirements of SOX, FISMA, PCI-DSS & more

Kiwi Syslog Key Features

  • NO LIMIT on maximum number of sources.
  • Built and tested to handle MILLIONS of messages an hour.
  • Run as a service (or foreground application) on most Windows operating systems
  • Collect log data from Syslog messages (both UDP and TCP), SNMP traps and Windows Event Logs (through the included Windows Event Forwarder)
  • Display real-time logs in multiple windows in a local viewing console , or from anywhere through secure Web Access
  • Split written logs by device, IP, hostname, date or other message or time variables
  • Manage log archives with scheduled compress, encrypt, rename, move and delete rules
  • Forward logs to other syslog servers, SNMP servers or databases
  • Send email alerts, run programs, play sounds and perform other actions when messages arrive
  • Act as a syslog proxy (forwarding messages with original IP information)
  • Ship syslog information securely across insecure networks with included Kiwi Secure Tunnel
  • View trend analysis graphs and send email with traffic statistics
 

What People are Saying about Kiwi Syslog Server:

“This product makes managing my devices much more efficient. It also allows me to proactively prevent system outages.”
Michael G, Online Review

“I use the syslog viewer on a daily basis to monitor any changes in our infrastructure. It proves invaluable and it is my first line of defense. It has saved us numerous times.”
Barry C., Online Review

“I use Kiwi Syslog Server, along with the Kiwi Log Viewer nearly every day... It is an invaluable tool for diagnostics and I could never do my job as efficiently without it.”
Jason D., Online Review