Articles By Aaron Mildenstein

Releases

Announcing Curator 5

Curator 5 is out, with some amazing new features. It now supports both rollover and reindex, including reindex from remote! And the new period filter, too!

Engineering

​Little Logstash Lessons: Using Logstash to help create an Elasticsearch mapping template

Did you know you could use Logstash to help make a custom mapping template for your data? This post shows how easy it can be.

Releases

New features in Curator 4.1

I am pleased to announce the release of Curator 4.1 with some great new features

Engineering

Just Enough Redis for Logstash

Improve the performance of the Redis input plugin with these tips and details.

Releases

Curator 4.0 Release

Engineering

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

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

Engineering

Introducing the de_dot filter

Engineering

How to check Logstash's pulse

Introducing the heartbeat input plugin! It’s bundled with Logstash 1.5 and it checks to see if Logstash is sending data to your outputs.