What's the 411? Building Alerts on Elasticsearch @ Etsy
When working with a web application, you may find yourself drowning in logs. Some of this data is vital for debugging your application, and some can be a rich source of data for alerting. This talk will cover how Etsy constructs and responds to alert queries, as well as offer up ideas for additional types of alerts.
Kai is a Security Engineer at Etsy. He ensures the security team's alerting works, advises developers on secure coding practices and occasionally fiddles with the odd JS framework. In his spare time, he likes to play video games, reverse engineer and teach his relatives how to program. (The three aren't mutually exclusive!)