How to monitor logs from an Amazon Web Services (AWS) Windows instance

Installation procedure

Ensure that EventLog Analyzer server can access EC2 Windows instance.




Welcome ELA AWS Agent installation

Welcome screen with copyright protection message appears.



Confirm ELA AWS Agent installation

Confirm the agent installation.



Enter ELA server details

Enter the server details: Server Name or Server IP Address, Server Database, Server Protocol, AWS Instance (choose Yes if agent installation is on AWS, No if it is not), Server Port (mention the HTTP/HTTPS server port, default port is 8400).



ELA AWS Agent installation complete


ELA AWS Agent installed as service

EventLog Analyzer agent is installed as a service in AWS Windows instance.



ELA AWS Agent running as service

Check whether the service is running.



ELA AWS Agent listed as device

EC2 server name is resolved from the IP address provided.




ELA AWS Agent displayed in Settings page

You can check that the AWS instance is displayed in both the Devices tab and the Agent Administration settings page.



ELA AWS Agent displays logs

After five minutes you can view the reports rolling out for the AWS instance.



        - Install one agent on each AWS Windows server instance.
        - You should not associate other AWS server instances with an AWS agent.



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