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Command line tools to analyze Apache log files [closed]

I have a bunch of Apache log files that I would like to analyze. I'm looking for a tool that doesn't require much setup; something that I can run a log through the command line, without messing around ...
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NOC Situational Awareness

In our NOC, we maintain situational awareness of all physical security zones (reactive video feeds), some basic information about the physical characteristics of the data centers, the weather and a ...
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Real-time website traffic monitoring for operations teams

Working on medium sized websites we've always built our own real-time traffic graphing solutions and displayed those on a big screen mission control style so that if traffic starts to climb, load ...
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how do I configure IIS to post logs to sql server?

how do I configure IIS to post logs to sql server? How want to save ANY log to my site. the site has a lot of views and the data can be big in a very small time. In addition, I want to show analytics ...
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How to track hits/viewing activity on an image file?

First and foremost, please forgive me if this is in the wrong section. I always seem to pick the wrong site when it comes to computer questions. In the air of recent, wildly viral internet events, my ...
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Google Analytics - Can I download the logs?

Can I download the raw logs of my Google Analytics data? I want to do some processing on the data.
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Proper way to account for yourself in Google Analytics

I'm relatively new to seriously working with Google Analytics (I can obviously review page views and referrals) but I want to get something back now. One of the first things to do is remove myself ...
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Analyse IIS Log Files

I've got an IIS6 server with a boat load of log files. What good tools are there that I can't use to get a decent amount of detail from the logs?
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What can I do to collect usage statistics for a local web application deployed on Glassfish behind Apache?

I have an application running in Glassfish v2.1 which does not have access to the outside world, so I cannot use Google Analytics or something else that has to phone home. It needs to be local to our ...
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Google Analytics used for SaaS website behind login

Is Google Analytics a good way to track page hits even if the website is a SaaS website behind a login?
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Analytics + download tracking

So I'm in a bit of a sticky situation. I really like Mint, which I'm currently using for my analytics. Google Analytics wasn't cutting it, because I need real time info. Now, I'm outgrowing Mint a ...
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Did i install this Google analytics code correctly?

All, I'm not sure what I'm doing wrong. I installed the code at the bottom of each page before the body tag but after 3 or 4 days the GA webpage is giving me no response ( just the yellow triangle) ...
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Web Statistics Software or Analytics?

Do you use web statistics software like Awstats, Weblizer etc... (any other popular ones?) Or do you prefer to use Google Analytics and embed the JavaScript in each page?
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Visits from an ISP have 3x in two days, am I being DDoS?

My Google Analytics shows a very high increase of traffic from one ISP, being all unique visits coming from the same ISP and all of them using IE9/8/7/6. I'm getting 32% new (unique) visits, but now ...
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Limit number of views to a website from a smartphone

How do websites such as nytimes.com limit the number of accesses to their website from mobiles/smart phones? My understanding is that they would only see the mobile gateway IP so they can't use IP ...
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Self hosted Web Analaytics like urchin

I would like some cheap/free web analytic software to be used on my windows server (Server 2008). urchin seems to be way expensive. please provide me some good recommendations.
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How to make Analog to parse only one week of logs?

On my windows server, I use analog to parse my log files and analyze them. The logs are daily and named as exYYMMDD.log How i can set in the analog cfg file to parse only one week of logs?
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Are there any packaged “NOC Display” software packages?

I'd like to implement a "NOC Situational Awareness" board ("War Room" displays) with multiple large-format LCD's. I'd love to have different "screens" of information show up on a timed rotation ...
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Quick/easy way to monitor how often one image file is being served by Apache

Our analytics software monitors the HTML pages that we're serving quite nicely (through embedded javascript) but we have a few image files that are not included in these reports as they're not ...
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Getting live traffic/visitor analytics when using a reverse proxy

I'm in process of implementing Varnish as a reverse proxy for a Ruby on Rails app and I'm using Google Analytics (JS/client side script to record visitor data) but it's several hours delayed so its ...
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Web analytics for RSS feeds

I've had good results from using Google Analytics to visualize visitors to our web sites. However, GA won't work for RSS feeds since it requires some JavaScript to be embedded into each Web page. Have ...
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Identifying test machines in analytics logs

We're just beginning to add analytics to our SaaS application, to begin (among other things) billing clients based on usage. The problem we're running into is there's a few circumstances where our ...
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Techniques for Filtering Spiders/Bots during Log Files Analysis

I'll begin by telling you what we do. The measures we have implemented catch a lot of spiders, but we have no idea how many we are missing. Currently, we apply a set of measures that are obviously ...
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Website analytics software

Greetings, I know about google etc. However I'd like some analytics software which I can run against my own server logs. Can anyone suggest a package I could use? Ideally free :-)
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Xpages web analytics that is not Google Analytics. Can it be installed locally on the server?

I have an Xpages website that is very secure and has a requirement to have comprehensive user tracking. Therefore the use of things like Google analytics is not viable as it sends user data out from ...
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Apache log analyzer which manages time spent to serve the request

I need to monitor performance in my web server (there's an application server in the back) and create reports for senior management. I've enabled %T/%D in my Apache logs and I would like to know if ...
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Monitoring and logging website traffic

I have website where i provide different services.When users log in i want to monitor all that they do and store them up in a log file of that particular user and send them an email weekly to the ...
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Piwik file permissions and .htaccess

I'm in the process of setting up a Piwik 1.0 installation and wanted to ask if someone knows what the minimal file permission (Linux) are, that Piwik needs. Does it need any write access to the folder ...
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Analytics per user account on Windows Server 2008 R2

Are there any kind of logs per user account, for eg: hours logged in, etc. Or any kind of third party software's to analyze software usage patterns per user account on Windows Server 2008 R2
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Web Analytics Services - Do you have any experience with Piwik?

As the question suggests, I'm looking at installing Piwik to monitor my sites. Currently I'm using Clicky, which works well but I'm reluctant to upgrade to the paid version. Does anyone have any ...
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Browser Summary not showing up in the Analog report

I am running my IIS server log (from Windows 2000) against Analog. For whatever reason, the resulting Results.html does not include the Browser Summary. What am I missing? I checked the ...
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Wildcard Domain with Google Analytics

Each user on our website has their own subdomain (e.g. bob.example.com, elephant.example.com) and they get paid for the traffic that they send to this subdomain. How can I wire up Google Analytics so ...
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GoAccess analytics and HTTP Referer

This is a high-level question regarding using goaccess as a tool for website analytics. I have it set up on an nginx server and parsing the logs just fine, but it seems that many requests to my own ...
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Google Analytics for APIs

I'm keeping this short and sweet. Are there any open source analytics tools for APIs? A free third party one would also work. I'm trying to avoid writing my own and possibly reinventing the wheel. The ...
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Report to Multiple Google Analytics Property IDs?

Is it possible to have Google Analytics report traffic to a given page to more than one Profile ID? If so, are there any special considerations or recommendations for doing such? I can't seem to find ...
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Best analytics/log parser for an webservice that are being only consumped by smartphone apps

I have very simple REST based webservice that is running on LEMP. I want to get analytics data out of this. Since these are plain xmls being consumed by different smartphone apps - Javascript or any ...
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Web log file analysis software to measure search crawlers

I need to analyze the search engine crawling going on in my site. Is there a good tool for this? I've tried AWStats and Sawmill. But both of those give me very limited insight into the crawling. I ...