How We Tested InTrust 9.0
One of the first things an IT manager must be clear about when evaluating a log management tool such as Quest Software Inc.'s InTrust 9.0One of the first things an IT manager must be clear about when evaluating a log management tool such as Quest Software Inc.s InTrust 9.0 is the main business purpose for the product. Because so many IT managers are struggling to get their hands around regulatory compliance, we spent most of our time testing InTrust 9.0 to see how well it could track events for an outside audit. Click here to read eWEEK Labs review of InTrust 9.0.
The trick to effectively using InTrust 9.0and pretty much every other event-log management toolis learning what data can be collected and how to turn that data into effective reports. eWEEK Labs spent a great deal of test time learning what information InTrust 9.0 could gather, including Linux account creation and deletion, as well as changes to group memberships. After collecting the data, we worked with InTrust to turn it into informative reports.