How can I forward events from the event log to another computer not in a domain?
Posted on 2008-10-28
I have ~20 Windows XP Pro computers each at a different location, but connected via an always-on VPN to a central location. No computer is a member of a domain. They are all essentially stand-alone, but with network access.
I would like to forward the events from the Windows Application Event Log and the Windows System Event Log to a single computer at the central location for monitoring purposes. I do know there are several commercial products that will do exactly what I want, however, they are generally well outside of the available budget. I am looking for a solution using either native Windows utilities, open source solutions, or other very low-budget options. Can anyone suggest some options for me?
Thank-you in advance!