Watcher Lab — Creating Alerts with Dynamic Threshold

Organizations are storing massive amounts of production data in Elasticsearch. Users often want to be proactive with monitoring their production data and get notified when something changes in their data. This is where Watcher, the alerting and notification feature for the Elastic Stack, comes in.

Watcher Labs is a series of short introductory videos that shows Watcher in action using a variety of simple examples. Video 3 covers:

  • Using dynamic thresholds in your alerts
  • Setting up Slack notifications

Watch Video 1 and Video 2 in the series for more.