What You Can Learn From Log-level Usage Reports
Separating the signal from the noise is one of the biggest challenges when
dealing with machine-generated log data today and has generally required deep
technical expertise. However once you find that signal it can be massively
useful and can help you make business decisions with a big impact. Today
Logentries is announcing log level usage reports, which is one more way we
are striving to do the hard work so you don't have to!
At first glance, log-level usage reports might seem quite rudimentary insofar
as they are weekly reports of the log volumes you send to Logentries.
However, the reports can give you an intelligent breakdown of your log
volumes by application, server, process as well as at the individual log
level.The usage reports are designed to provide IT and Dev Ops teams with a
weekly snapshot of their syste... (more)
Gathering Process Metrics on the Windows Agent
By Stephen Hynes
As we continue to expand Logentries' powerful search and metric
capabilities, we are also looking for new ways to allow our Users to send us
critical data. In the newest version of the Windows Agent users can now
follow process metrics and send them to Logentries. This feature enables even
more insight into your application by allowing you to monitor your processes
resource allocation in Logentries. Additionally, with Logentries
powerful real-time alerting capabilities you will be instantly alerted when
your proces... (more)
Logentries & Slack Integration Powers Faster Collaboration and Real Time
Resolution for Dev and IT Opps
Logentries, a log management and analytics service built for the cloud, has
announced a new integration with Slack, the team communication platform, to
enable real-time system and application monitoring. Users of both services
can now receive real-time notifications, log-level details with timestamps,
and event context inside of designated Slack team channels. The custom
integration helps users to consolidate the number of tools they are using by
bringing together these two mu... (more)
The world of log management and application performance monitoring are
evolving and there is no longer a big distinction between the two.
Up to even a year ago, many people in IT viewed logs as simply a means of
identifying and tracking issues once they have occurred within their system.
It was rare that people were using their logs for more than basic application
event tracking and watching for exceptions.
But over the last year I've seen huge growth in the adoption of utilizing
machine generated logs for more advanced data capture. People now recognize
the benefits of having im... (more)
Logentries new Aggregated Live Tail provides effortless, real-time
visibility that you cannot get anywhere else...and is a joy to use (and I
cant say the same about carrying a cat by its tail - for so many reasons).
For those of you not familiar with our existing Live Tail view, Aggregated
Live Tail is a simple, elegant and powerful product enhancement that enables
you to now select and monitor multiple live logs streaming into Logentries.
All events are visible in real-time in a combined view of your log events
as they happen. This allows users to monitor multiple streams of da... (more)