Events Manager

The enormous volume of system events generated daily is of growing importance to organizations whose business is required to record information for forensic purposes and the ever-growing reach of regulatory compliance. Increased threats to business continuity call for an approach that includes real-time monitoring of the network; and you also need the ability to analyze and report event data to address any incidents or security concerns.

This is an overwhelming task. However, GFI EventsManager helps you meet legal and regulatory compliance including SOX, PCI DSS, Code of Connection and HIPAA. This award-winning solution automatically processes and archives logs, collecting the information you need to know about the most important events occurring in your network. It supports a wide range of event types such as W3C, Windows events, Syslog, SQL Server audit logs and SNMP traps generated by devices such as firewalls, routers and sensors as well as by custom devices.

Providing support for devices from the top manufacturers as well as for custom devices, GFI EventsManager monitors an extended range of hardware products, reports on the health and operational status of each one.

GFI EventsManager Helps Your Organization:

  • Information System and Network Security: Detect intruders and security breaches
  • Legal and Regulatory Compliance: An aid to meet regulatory compliance
  • Monitor System Health: Proactively monitor your systems
  • Forensic Investigation: The main reference point when something goes wrong

Why use GFI EventsManager?

  • Centralizes Syslog, W3C, Windows events, SQL Server audits and SNMP Traps generated by firewalls, servers, routers, SQL Server systems, switches, phone systems, PCs and more
  • Increase network uptime and identify problems through real-time alerts and dashboard
  • Get fast and cost-effective monitoring and management of the entire network
  • It offers excellent event scanning performance scalable to over six million events per hour
  • It offers GFI LANguard and GFI EndPointSecurity event data integration
  • It is certified for Windows Server 2008; Supports Windows Vista and Windows 7


Top Features

  • Improved installation and usability
  • Analysis of Event Logs including SNMP Traps, Windows Event logs, W3C logs, SQL Server audit logs and Syslog
  • Real-time alerts, SNMPv2 traps alerting included
  • View reports on key security information happening now
  • Centralized event logging
  • Auto-archive all events into files
  • One-click rule and filter creation
  • Password Recovery
  • Detection of Windows Events that Refer to Administrators
  • NEW! GFI EventsManager Audit for Windows

Other Features

  • Computer Discovery and Domain Synchronization
  • Certified for Windows Server 2008; Supports Vista
  • Deeper granular control of events
  • Support for new devices
  • SQL Server Auditing
  • Translates cryptic windows events
  • High performance scanning engine
  • Collect events data distributed over a WAN into one central database
  • Rule-based event log management
  • Advanced event filtering features
  • Event log scanning profiles
  • Helps to comply with PCI DSS and other regulations
  • Remove “noise” or trivial events that make up a large ratio of all security events
  • Real-time 24 x 7 x 365 day monitoring and alerting
  • Graphically monitor the status of GFI EventsManager and your network through the built-in status monitor
  • Report scheduling and automated distribution via email
  • Support for virtual environments