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Chef vs. Puppet: Methodologies, Concepts, and Support

By | January 16th, 2017|Categories: Blog, DevOps|

More companies are using configuration management tools in continuous integration strategies. Here's a comparison of two popular ones: Chef and Puppet.

Logging A Docker Environment with Portainer (Or Not)

By | January 10th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Docker|

Portainer may not be a logging solution for Docker, but it is an extremely useful and easy-to-use UI for the container platform.

Announcing the Search API

By | January 9th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Company News|

We have a new Search API that enables you to safely and securely query the data that you are shipping to using the Elasticsearch Search API DSL.

Sometimes It’s The Simple Things: Introducing the Filebeat Wizard

By | January 5th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Company News|

How to configure shipping to ELK with Filebeat. Enter the log file path, the log type, and any other custom field for as many log types as you want.

Aggregated Alerting for Logs with and BigPanda

By | January 4th, 2017|Categories: Blog, Log Management|

BigPanda reduces the signal-to-noise ratio in IT monitoring. creates advanced alerts on specific log messages. Here's how they can work together.

Why Log Data is Important for Compliance

By | January 3rd, 2017|Categories: Blog, Log Management|

We've seen a massive shift from on-premise to chains of SaaS platforms. But how can we be sure that all this infrastructure is running properly?