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AS400 Report Generation and File Location

I'm a bit rusty on my AS400-Fu... never really used it much honestly. I have a report (or 5) on a system that I have access too... how would I go about locating said report(s) and more detailed ...
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How to track backups

We're in the midst of re-organizing our backup solution. We currently have several different tools and scripts running on various machines in our network which run backups autonomously. In the end, ...
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MS Reporting Services

We are setting up a two MS 2008 servers to handle our web application. On server A, we are running MS SQL 2008 Web Edition with our database. On server B, we are running IIS, MS SQL 2008 Web Edition ...
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server performance metrics report and practicality

I have a need of preparing web server (apache-php) performance report containing important metrics like CPU usage, disk io, memory usage on user basis. Couple of domains are hosted in the same server ...
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“What happens?” server performance monitor

After reviewing some thread about server monitoring software I end up with a simple question: Which of the server monitoring tools should I use for automatic detection of "abnormal" situations with ...
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Shoretel Reporting Question

This might be a bit off topic, but I'll ask anyways. With Shoretel reports, the report that generates how long someone is on the phone(actively talking on the phone), if they are listed as "off ...
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Application usage report on XenApp 6

We just deployed the latest Citrix XenApp 6 onto Server 2008 R2, and we'd like to run an application usage report. I've googled around, but all the how-to's seem to be aimed at XenApp 5 and lower, ...
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Log parser for ftp server

Can anyone suggest good log reporting software for Proftpd? I am looking for something at least as good as http://xferlogdb.sourceforge.net where log is fed into the database and dynamic web pages ...
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Why is awstats reporting my static IP instead of Domain Name?

In AWStats under: "Links from an external page (other web sites except search engines)" it has generated a list of pages that had linked to my page. I see pages like: Bing, YouTube, HotFrog, etc.. ...
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How can I generate a 10-day report every day using ISA Server 2006?

We're using ISA Server 2006 (Version 5.0.5723.514) Our ISP imposes a 10GB usage limit per 10 day cycle. What I would like to do is generate a report automatically on a daily basis, showing our usage ...
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Whatsup gold reporting [closed]

I work for an IT consulting company, and we use WhatsUp Gold to monitor our and our clients' servers. WUG works, and provides all the data we need in a reasonably useful format. However, management ...
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How can i easily gather hardware information for bug report submission?

I think I have found a bug in Ubuntu 10.04 beta, but since its a fairly vague problem of non booting after an install (Question Here) i wanted to know what information to gather? Summary of question: ...
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Anyone heard of a custom report builder program?

I'm looking for a program to create and store custom reports. What I want to be able to do is build a report by adding fields for end users to fill out and then have the program create the ...
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Easy to use web-based reporting tool

I'm looking for recommendations for an easy to use reporting/business intelligence tool that can interface with an sql server or access database. It can be web-based or a desktop tool. Ideally it ...
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Looking for a recommendation on measuring a high availability app that is using a CDN

I work for a Fortune 500 company that struggles with accurately measuring performance and availability for high availability applications (i.e., apps that are up 99.5% with 5 seconds page to page ...
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Apache_log analysis

My external web host generates what seems to be standard apache access_log files. Although there are numerous (including free) report tools for this, I havent found any which are fully customisable, ...
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Error reporting whilst away from desk

Just purchased some VPS hosting and am getting setup to get my startup app underway. For the moment I'm playing sysadmin and am running into errors galore whilst trying to work out the kinks. So I ...
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Use Google analytics to alert on traffic spike source

I use Google Analytics today to notify me of big traffic spikes. In my case, a big traffic spike is typically due to a link from a prominent website. Google Analytics includes a new "Intelligence" ...
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Advice on Call/Email Log Database software?

I'm tasked with creating a phone and email logging database for about 30 people in order to collect some mandated statistics on our support. As an office we need to be able to report how many emails ...
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Hardware/BIOS Monitoring Tools with Email or other Reporting Functionality

I am looking for recommendations for good software that can report the status of hardware it is installed on through an email or IP Connection. A bit of background, my organization has 160 locations ...
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Shorewall / iptables accounting between specific nets?

I have two servers on two different IPs, lets say they are: 1.2.3.4 and 5.6.7.8. In addition, they both run some virtual machines, who all have private IPs 10.0.0.*. Now, these two servers only have a ...
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Setting up Splunk/IronPort WSA

I recently stumbled across Splunk 4 (by way of an advert on this very site...) and found that it had an "App" that's designed to work with Cisco IronPort WebSecurity and E-Mail Appliances! That's ...
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Managing Reporting Services

We're expanding our reporting services usage and are trying to set up some guidelines for developers and admins on managing and developing for the system. Do you have any advice on keeping a ...
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Implementing Argus (similar to netflow) what kind of information should I be gathering?

I am setting up a trial of Argus at my company as a diagnostic tool. We have a collector box attached to a monitoring port on our switch, and the initial plan is to redirect ports with unusual traffic ...
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Daily Activity Report On Linux

I would to generate a daily activity report for production Linux Servers. I could quite easily do this using shell scripts and scripting but I would just like to know if there is a class of tools that ...
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how to sync mysql tables using maatkit tools

I know my slave is at least a little out of sync from the master... and reading I found that many places say that mk-table-checksum + mk-table-sync from maatkit are the tool I should use to fix this. ...
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Security, user access, login and reporting. How do you mentally adjust for the negative aspects of security management?

Employees get laid off, do stupid things (like peek at a porn site), talk about personally offensive/suggestive subjects on IM & email. As IT Manager, I am tasked to lock user accounts, change ...
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subversion report?

Is there a good (free) way to generate simple subversion reports on a Windows system? The report I have in mind is ... what commits have been made by user X in the past Y days, showing commit comment ...
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Tool to generate monthly traffic reports for IIS sites?

We want to calculate a monthly total of uploads and downloads for each of our IIS sites. Can we generate this from the IIS logs? Thanks, Ashley
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Unix: Delayed stderr display

Is there a way to display errors summary (from stderr) after an application has finished? E.g. rsync with "--progress" displays LOTS of data, including errors. But when it finishes - it just says ...
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Are there any tools to analyze the usage of an Exchange mailbox?

I'm looking for a tool (preferably free) that can analyze the usage in an Exchange mailbox similar to "folder size" type tools for file shares. I'd like to be able to see how space is consumed in a ...
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What's a good log viewer for e.g. apache, postfix, syslog?

Various processes log in various formats to various locations with various roll-over logic in /var/log. I'd like a log-viewer that can handle a decent quantity of data, join roll-over log files, and ...
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Sharepoint administration?

I am new to MOSS/SharePoint administration. Any pointers on any utilities which can help me in monitoring/reporting MOSS? Also, is it possible to generate site specific reports for storage space used ...
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How to monitor usage in Exchange 2003?

We have been tasked to monitor the usage of Exchange 2003, there doesn't seem to be a reporting component built into Exchange 2003 Standard. Does this mean using third party reporting services or can ...
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Logging and Reporting on W2k3 print server printing

Simple setup, single Windows 2003 standard server running as a printer server. Domain users have rights to print to all of the printers setup on the printer server. Question: I know the event log ...
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Sources of information on administering large SQL Server Databases?

The stackoverflow system says this question is going to be closed, so hopefully a really fast gun can get me a good answer quickly. As part of my role at the firm I'm at, I've been forced to become ...
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MS Terminal Server/firewall usage query

I am using Terminal Server with 100 users connected via IP address 192.168.1.10 The Terminal server is also connected to a firewall which reports on websites opened and volumes of data downloaded ...
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GLSA-check for Ubuntu or Debian?

glsa-check is a tool to report a server's exposure to known security vulnerabilities. Has anyone written a tool to do a similar thing for apt based systems?
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Reinstall Reporting Services 2005

We are having problems with our reporting services portion of SQL server 2005. Can someone provide some guidance for reinstalling reporting services?
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What are the best system monitoring/capture and reporting tools for medium sized business

The IT department has been growing over the last few years and we are to the point where we need to get some software to capture and report information from the computers, servers, managed switches ...
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Puppet master and resources graph

I've setup rrd reporting + graph on my puppet master, my nodes report as expected and I can see the 'changes' and 'time' graphs, but I miss the 'resources' (html and daily weekly monthly yearly ...
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What's the best tool for usage reporting on a NetScreen Firewall?

Anyone got a good product for Usage Reporting for a NetScreen Firewall. I went looking for Webtrends Firewall Suite but it appears to have disappeared into the NetIQ product line up. I am going to ...
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Why does Reporting Services fail to import an existing encryption key during a service account change?

I've changed the service account for SQL Server 2005 Reporting Services a number of times now, but yesterday was the first time I'd run into the dreaded 'The report server cannot decrypt the symmetric ...
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Bluecoat Reporter alternatives?

We are using Bluecoat's ProxySG device in our office. It is sending its logs to an instance of Bluecoat Reporter running on a Windows 2003 server. I've had a difficult time with the software. It seems ...
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Anticipating/preventing patch or upgrade problems on database/web servers

I maintain 2 environments in my current project, 2 servers (1 Web Server & 1 SQL Server) for both production and Test. Last month we installed/upgraded to the lated Microsoft patches/securities ...
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What tools are available to capture and report system (application, database and sys) metrics?

I'm looking at setting up a tool for collecting usage data and KPIs from multiple systems on various platforms. We'd like to regularly report on key indicators on system usage and health. It doesn't ...
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IBM Cognos for BI Reporting

I would like to setup a business intelligence dashboard that reports on current system health. How difficult is Cognos in terms of setup, and when it comes to developing the dashboard does it use its ...