Log files can be loaded into the XpoLog servers from the following types of data sources:

The XpoLog server can read log files into XpoLog from the following types of servers:

Note: XpoLog requires Read permission for any log that it reads, regardless of the source of the log file.

While the logs are being copied into the XpoLog server's repository, XpoLog indexes the log files and performs on them Analytics. It saves the data, index and analysis of the log files in XpoLog make them available for searching, analysis and visualization. It is possible to define a storage policy on each log to determine the time XpoLog should keep its data available.

See Adding a Log to XpoLog for detailed instructions on how to add a single log file to XpoLog, or Adding a Logs Directory to XpoLog for detailed instructions on how to to add a directory of log files to XpoLog.