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How to Calculate Log Analytics ROI

By George Hamilton on Sep 16, 2021 11:31:42 AM
How to Calculate Log Analytics ROI

Calculating the ROI of your log analytics solution is often complicated. Let us demystify this process, evaluating data ingestion, retention, and management.


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How Log Analytics Powers Cloud Operations, Part II: Use Cases

By Guest Blogger: Kevin Petrie on Jul 29, 2021 1:23:16 PM
How Log Analytics Powers Cloud Operations, Part II: Use Cases

In this article, we’ll describe log analytics use cases that benefit CloudOps.


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How to Move Kubernetes Logs to S3 with Logstash

By Dave Armlin on Jul 8, 2021 1:05:13 PM
How to Move Kubernetes Logs to S3 with Logstash

In this article, we’ll walk through the steps required to move Kubernetes logs to S3 using Logstash (with some help from Filebeat, an open source log shipper).


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A Simplified Guide to Kubernetes Monitoring

By George Hamilton on May 20, 2021 1:00:00 PM
A Simplified Guide to Kubernetes Monitoring

Kubernetes is a powerful tool to monitor your applications' current state. We outline deployment best practices, metrics to measure, and the best way to build out a dashboard.


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Enterprise Data Architecture: Time to Upgrade?

By Dave Armlin on May 3, 2021 10:03:19 PM
Enterprise Data Architecture: Time to Upgrade?

Does your business need to upgrade to an enterprise data architecture? We’ll cover the capabilities and requirements of a modern strategy.


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Threat Hunting Frameworks and Methodologies: An Introductory Guide

By Thomas Hazel on Apr 29, 2021 12:30:00 PM
Threat Hunting Frameworks and Methodologies: An Introductory Guide

Organizations with formal frameworks or methodologies are more likely to detect vulnerabilities than those that do not. We’ll show you where to begin.


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Data Retention Policy Guide

By Dave Armlin on Apr 8, 2021 2:17:03 PM
Data Retention Policy Guide

Looking to establish a data retention policy? We’ve created a guide to an effective data retention policy to help you create your org’s policy & ensure you are compliant.


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AWS Monitoring Challenges: Avoiding a Rube Goldberg Approach to AWS Management [VIDEO]

By Thomas Hazel on Apr 5, 2021 1:51:36 PM
AWS Monitoring Challenges: Avoiding a Rube Goldberg Approach to AWS Management [VIDEO]

AWS monitoring can be difficult due to the fragmentation of AWS services, lack of sophisticated analytics tools and complicated data ingestion. Read this overview.


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Data Lake Challenges: Or, Why Your Data Lake Isn’t Working Out [VIDEO]

By Thomas Hazel on Mar 29, 2021 12:00:00 PM
Data Lake Challenges: Or, Why Your Data Lake Isn’t Working Out [VIDEO]

Many organizations go about building data lakes in a way that undercuts the value they’re trying to deliver. Let us break down the challenges.


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9 Essential DevOps Tools for 2021

By Dave Armlin on Mar 25, 2021 1:00:00 PM
9 Essential DevOps Tools for 2021

Trying to improve your DevOps operation? These nine tools can help facilitate, automate, and shorten the software development and release process.

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