Data Warehousing IIS Logs

Previously, I discussed using LogParser 2.2 to load IIS logs into SQL Server. Continuing on with my prototype for reporting on IIS Log data, I roughed out a data warehouse for the log data – the schema is below. Advertisements

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Handling IIS Logs with Microsoft’s Log Parser

So you have a mountain of IIS logs, and you or someone in your organization is asking questions the answers to which might be found in that endless stream of log data.  There are many ways to analyze IIS logs, and there is certainly no compelling reason to reinvent the wheel here – its a […]

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Leveraging XtraReports in MVC 2

So I went shopping for some reporting libraries for an ASP.NET MVC 2 application running on Azure.  One of the products I researched is DevExpress’ XtraReports.  After weighing the pros and cons of XtraReports with several other libraries (from open source to other vendors) I chose to give this product a go under the 30 […]

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