Unlimited exclusions and inclusions
Allows you to read an inclusion and exclusion file to specify what you want to retain or exclude from the log files. This way the continually growing list of robots can be excluded as a first step towards compliance. This also allows you to select only those logs that should be analysed.
Non-compliant visitor exclusion
Speeds data import by excluding ABC non-compliant visitors.
Handles the full ABC User-Agent exclusion list and optionally excludes entries without User-Agents.
GET and POST requests
Optionally excludes all requests which are not handled by the GET and POST methods, as required by ABC.
Audit ready log files
Creates a set of ABC audit ready log files so reducing audit time and cost. The audit ready logs are placed in a specified location so that the source data is still available.
Audit period selection
Allows selection of specific audit period to make sure that only data for the relevant audit period is included.
High performance operation processes hundreds of MB of log files per minute avoiding bottlenecks.
Enables you to manipulate the log file data to ease analysis eg insert ABC users into the the User field in the log files or move some elements from one location in the log file to another.
Daily Log break up
Can break-up logs covering longer time periods into daily logs.
Log break up on lines
Can break-up big logs into multiple smaller logs after X number if lines.
Merge hourly logs into daily
Can merge hourly IIS logs into daily to simplify maintenance.
Removes unwanted control characters. Remove hacker break-in activity.
Compressed log file workflow
Can process zipped log files and compress output and archived log files. Simplifies log file mangement and saves valuable disk space.
Handling of multiple web sites
The Log Companion Enterprise organises log files from any number of web sites and processes them all at once with a clear and easy to use interface.
Load balanced server facilitation
Merges log files from load balanced servers to simplify and enhance analysis. Available on special request.
Multi web server support
Supports IIS 4, IIS 5, IIS 6, Netscape, Apache, Highwire web server log file formats. Additional formats can be incorporated on demand.
Multi analysis tool support
Can work in conjunction with any log analysis tool.
Marketwave HitList integration
Direct integration with Marketwave HitList products to allow seamless processing.
Operation can be scheduled via standard Windows commands.
Batch command creation
Can create batch files suitable for easy task scheduling trough standard Windows commands.
Delete old logs
Can automatically delete archived and/or processed logs after a selectable number of days to save space on the system.
Ease of Use
Clear tabbed User Interface.
Can be customised to meet specific individual requirements.