Planning for monitoring and logging
Updated: February 1, 2011
Applies To: Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG)
This topic provides you with an overview of monitoring and logging in Forefront TMG. For detailed information and the most up-to-date documentation, please see the Forefront TMG TechNet Library (https://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkID=131702).
Forefront TMG provides the following monitoring and logging options:
Monitor Forefront TMG activities and performance. For information, see Monitoring activity from the dashboard.
Receive runtime event alerts, both pre-defined system alert and custom alerts. For information, see Configuring alerts.
Log information for traffic handled by the Microsoft Firewall service, and by the Web Proxy filter. For information, see Configuring Forefront TMG logs.
Generate reports that summarize and analyze log information. For information, see Configuring Forefront TMG reports.