All Apps and Add-ons

Is there an add-on to monitor and parse DNS logs from Windows 2012 R2 DNS servers?


I am looking for TA for DNS logs from 2012 R2 DNS servers. Would TA-DNSServer-NT6 work? I believe TA-DNSServer-NT6 was created for Windows 2008 R2 DNS Services.

0 Karma
1 Solution




This doesn't seem to work for 2012 DNS Analytical logs. I have the following monitoring stanza but it's throwing an error.

'WinEventLogChannel::subscribeToEvtChannel: Could not subscribe to Windows Event Log channel ‘microsoft-windows-dnsserver/analytical errorCode=15009’

Path Finder

Did you find a solution for reading the Microsoft-Windows-DNSServer/Analytical logs? It's my understanding from this article that the analytical log can't be read "online" if circular logging is enabled.
Error when enabling Analytic or Debug event log: "The requested operation cannot be performed over a...

One solution might be to switch the event log to manual clearing and configure the Splunk add-on to do that log clearing. I'm not sure if that's a feature of the add-on.

0 Karma

Splunk Employee
Splunk Employee

download splunk app for windows infrastructure then dive to appserver then to addons then you will find DNS TA and other usefull once ....

good luck

.conf21 Now Fully Virtual!
Register for FREE Today!

We've made .conf21 totally virtual and totally FREE! Our completely online experience will run from 10/19 through 10/20 with some additional events, too!