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Apache: Web Server


There are two types of Apache web server logs:

  • Access. Information about requests coming in to the web server, including what pages people are viewing, the success status of requests, and how long the server took to respond.
  • Error. Information about errors the web server encountered when processing requests, as well as diagnostic information about the server itself.

In the Common Information Model, Apache Web Server data can be mapped to Web data model in Splunk's Common Information Model.


Guidance for onboarding data can be found in the Spunk Documentation: 

Refer to the documentation, and note the following:


When your Splunk deployment is ingesting Apache web server data, you can use the data to achieve the following use cases: