Watcher Lab — Creating Your First Alert

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

In this new introductory series of videos, see Watcher in action, using a variety of simple examples. Video 1 covers:

  • Installing Watcher
  • Creating your first Watch
  • The Watcher execute API