Elasticsearch Strengthens Its Log Management Product Offering By Hiring Jordan Sissel, Creator of Logstash

Elasticsearch Delivers Powerful Combination of Open Source Search, Analytics and Log Management

​Los Altos, Calif. and Amsterdam, The Netherlands - 27 August 2013

Elasticsearch, the company behind the popular real-time search and analytics open source project, today announced that Jordan Sissel, the creator of Logstash, the world's most popular open source log and event management technology, has joined the company. In his new role, Sissel will continue to drive the development of Logstash, while tightly integrating it with Elasticsearch and Kibana, the company's analytic visualization tool, to deliver a breakthrough open source log management solution. As part of the announcement, Elasticsearch is providing ongoing subscription support and training for Logstash, effective immediately.

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