23 May 2016 User Stories

From Splunk to Elastic in 4 weeks – Challenge Accepted!

By Kevin Moore

Learn how Paddy Power migrated from Splunk to the Elastic Stack in about 4 weeks.

18 May 2016 User Stories

Elastic, Yale, and the Quest to Cure Cancer

By Daniel Palay

How did one email in the weeks leading up to Elastic{ON}15 set us off on a 14-month path of discovery, reflection, and production? Read on...

16 May 2016 Engineering

How To Centralize Logs with Rsyslog, Logstash, and Elasticsearch on Ubuntu 14.04

By Aaron Mildenstein

In this tutorial, you will learn how to create a centralized rsyslog server to store log files from multiple systems using Logstash & Elasticsearch.

12 May 2016 User Stories

Using Elastic Graph to Analyze #Trump Data

By Jack Lawton

Learn how to visualize meaningful relationships between Twitter hashtags with Graph, a new Elastic X-Pack plugin for Elasticsearch, and Kibana.

12 May 2016 Engineering

Just Enough Kafka for the Elastic Stack, Part 1

By Suyog RaoTal Levy

This post talks about design considerations for integrating Kafka with the Elastic Stack.

04 May 2016 Engineering

"There are two hard problems in .NET, caching expressions and nam...

By Martijn Laarman

We recently released NEST 2.3.1 containing an important fix for a memory leak NEST users are very likely to hit.

28 April 2016 Engineering

Structured logging with Filebeat

By Tudor Golubenco

How to write structured logs in JSON and how to ship them efficiently to Elasticsearch by using Filebeat.

25 April 2016 Engineering

Effective Elasticsearch Plugin Management with Docker

By Tyler Langlois

Learn best practices when using Elasticsearch plugins within Docker for easier container management.

21 April 2016 Engineering

Elastic Cloud Outage: Root Cause and Impact Analysis

By Alex Brasetvik

On March 31st and April 10th we had outages affecting some 1.7.1 clusters in the us-east-1 region. This post summarises the cause and impact of the events.