About Daniel Berman

Daniel Berman is Product Evangelist at He is passionate about log analytics, big data, cloud, and family and loves running, Liverpool FC, and writing about disruptive tech stuff.

February 2017

Analyzing the Oroville Dam Spillover with the ELK Stack

By | February 21st, 2017|Blog, ELK Stack|

How to ingest the data from the Oroville Dam incident into the ELK Stack for educational analysis. This process can be used for any public dataset.

Monitoring a Dockerized ELK Stack with Prometheus and Grafana

By | February 16th, 2017|Blog, ELK Stack|

If you’re running ELK on Docker, it’s imperative to keep tabs on your containers. Here's how to monitor a Dockerized ELK using Prometheus and Grafana.

Taking a First Look at Amazon X-Ray

By | February 6th, 2017|Amazon Web Services, Blog|

X-Ray grants visibility into the performance of deployed applications by providing traces of requests as they go through different service waypoints.

Using Grafana on Top of Elasticsearch

By | February 1st, 2017|Blog, Elasticsearch|

Data in Grafana dashboards can be read and analyzed more easily than with Kibana. Here's how to integrate Grafana with the ELK Stack.

January 2017

Log Paging with and OnPage

By | January 25th, 2017|Blog, Log Management|

OnPage helps DevOps teams track every triggered alert through a comprehensive alert management platform. Here's how to integrate the platform with

Logging AWS Elastic Beanstalk with ELK

By | January 24th, 2017|Blog, ELK Stack|

AWS Elastic Beanstalk allows users to deploy and manage apps without worrying about the infrastructure behind the scenes that actually runs them.

A Beginner’s Guide to Elasticsearch Plugins

By | January 18th, 2017|Blog, Elasticsearch|

Elasticsearch plugins extend the platform's functionality. Here's some basic tips and tricks from how to install them to management best practices.

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