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.

19 April 2016 Engineering

Announcing Rally: Our benchmarking tool for Elasticsearch

By Daniel Mitterdorfer

Rally, our benchmarking tool for Elasticsearch is released as open source

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15 April 2016 Engineering

Docker Networking

By Samir Bennacer

Learn about Docker networking and how to use it with an Elasticsearch cluster.

08 April 2016 Engineering

How to make a Dockerfile for Elasticsearch

By Henrik Nordvik

Learn how to create a Dockerfile for running Elasticsearch, and a few more things that you need to consider.

07 April 2016 News

Explore the Elastic Stack 5.0 with the Elastic Pioneer Program

By Michelle Carroll

Calling all pioneers! Try the 5.0.0 alpha 1 of the Elastic Stack and open issues to help make it better.

07 April 2016 User Stories

USAA, Security Analytics, and a Journey to the Elastic Stack

By Jason Dickson

USAA’s old SIEM wasn’t giving them the same bang for the buck that the Elastic Stack does today. Elastic quickly became part of USAA's cyber threat prevention.