V11 SP8

Monitoring Policy Wizard: Please select the type of monitoring policy you would like to create

Use this page in the wizard to select the monitoring policy template that you want to use based on the type of log to be monitored.

Text Log Files

Use this type of template to monitor text-based logs, such as Commvault logs and MiFID logs.

  • Please select the template

    Displays the available text-based log templates, including the ones you created. For a list of predefined text-based templates, see Monitoring Policy Templates.

  • Manage Templates

    Provides access to the following management operations:

    • Adding a new template or deleting an existing one. Note that predefined templates cannot be deleted.
    • Viewing the properties of a specific template.
    • Editing or validating a template.


Use this type of template to monitor alerts, audit trails, or events occurring in the CommServe database.

  • Please select the template

    Displays the templates for alerts, audit trail and events. Select the appropriate template from the list to monitor the CommServe database. For example, select Audit Trail to track changes between audit trail reports. To create a monitoring policy to track the MiFID logs, select the discovered template created to track the MiFID logs.

Windows Events

Use this template to monitor Microsoft Windows events across the clients selected for the monitoring policy.


Use this template to monitor system logs on UNIX computers.

On Demand

Use this template if you plan to upload log files to the Log Monitoring application (in the Web Console) for immediate log indexing.

Global Monitoring

Create a global monitoring policy on a CommCell to monitor data from other CommCells. The analytics engine selected in the global monitoring policy is used to index data from the other CommCells.