Tableau Resource Monitoring Tool agents monitor the Tableau log files in near real time and send log messages to the RMT Server for processing and reporting.

Below is a list of the specific Tableau log files that are monitored.

All directory paths are relative to the Tableau Server data directory. By default, this is located at: %PROGRAMDATA%\Tableau\Tableau Server\data\tabsvc

Directory File Name
logs\backgrounder backgrounder-*.log
logs\httpd *.log
logs\vizportal vizportal-*.log
logs\dataserver dataserver_*.txt
logs\vizqlserver vizqlserver_*.txt
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