Giovanni Bechis, explains how ELK can be used to aggregate any kind of data in a productive way, in this preview of his upcoming talk at LinuxCon Europe.
Managing log files is becoming increasingly harder with growing amounts of data and differing file formats. Giovanni Bechis, in his upcoming talk at LinuxCon Europe, describes a solution using the ELK stack (ElasticSearch, Logstash, Kibana), which he says let’s you easily collect, parse, and manage log files from different sources.
We talked with Bechis, a Software Engineer at SNB S.r.l., a to learn more about how ELK can be used to aggregate any kind of data in a productive way.
Linux.com: Can you briefly explain what ELK is?
Giovanni Bechis: ELK stands for Elastic Stack, and it is composed of Elasticsearch, a search engine; Logstash, a log collector; and Kibana, a …