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Event Logs

NSClient++ and Nagios XI

Willem D'Haese has a great guide titled "Real-time Eventlog Monitoring with NSClient", please refer to his article for information on Windows Event Log monitoring.

http://outsideit.net/real-time-eventlog-monitoring/


Nxlog and Nagios Log Server

Nagios Log Server is a much better product for log monitoring than what Nagios XI is. Log Server allows more complex reporting and auditing functionality than Nagios.

Here's a guide that explains how to set it up:

https://labs.nagios.com/2015/08/10/monitor-logs-on-windows-domain-controllers-using-nagios-log-server-final/