Coralogix provides a seamless integration with
Winlogbeat to help you can send your Windows event viewer logs directly to Coralogix and parse them according to your needs.
This document includes cluster dependent URL’s. Each URL has a variable part (in Italic). Please match this part with a row entry within the following table. Copy the table row entry located under the column that matches the top level domain of your Coralogix account (.com, .in etc.). Replace the variable part of the URL with this entry.
Have Winlogbeat installed, for more information on how to install: https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/beats/winlogbeat/current/winlogbeat-installation.html
Install our SSL certificate to your system for providing a secure connection. You can download using the following link: https://coralogix-public.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/certificate/ca.crt
Private Key – A unique ID which represents your company, this Id will be sent to your mail once you register to Coralogix.
Company Id – A unique number which represents your company. You can get your company id from the settings tab in the Coralogix dashboard.
Application Name – The name of your main application, for example, a company named “SuperData” would probably insert the “SuperData” string parameter or if they want to debug their test environment they might insert the “SuperData– Test”.
SubSystem Name – Your application probably has multiple subsystems, for example, Backend servers, Middleware, Frontend servers etc. in order to help you examine the data you need, inserting the subsystem parameter is vital.
Winlogbeat configuration file and configure it to use
Logstash. For more information about configuring Filebeat to use Logstash please refer to https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/beats/winlogbeat/current/config-winlogbeat-logstash.html
Winlogbeat to output to Coralogix Logstash server:
In addition, you should add Coralogix configuration from the General section.
#=========================== Winlogbeat Event Logs ============================
- name: Security
- name: System
COMPANY_ID: Your company ID
#----------------------------- Logstash output --------------------------------
hosts: ["logstashserver.Cluster URL:5015"]
tls.certificate_authorities: ["<path to folder with certificates>\\ca.crt"]
ssl.certificate_authorities: ["<path to folder with certificates>\\ca.crt"]
Before starting test your configuration:
PS C:\Program Files\Winlogbeat> .\winlogbeat.exe test config -c .\winlogbeat.yml -e
PS C:\Program Files\Winlogbeat> Start-Service winlogbeat
You should now have your Windows event viewer logs streaming into Coralogix. Not seeing your logs in our LiveTail? We are always a click away. Use our in-app chat for support.