Getting Started with Filebeat

Beats is the platform for lightweight shippers to push data from your servers to the Elastic Stack. Filebeat is lightweight and simple way to tail a log file and forward the data to Elasticsearch or Logstash. In this video, Beats developer Steffen Siering introduces Filebeat and show us how to go from installing the Beat to visualizing your log data in Kibana in the matter of minutes.


Steffen Siering

Beats Core Developer

Elastic