What is Papertrail?
Papertrail helps detect, resolve, and avoid infrastructure problems using log messages. Papertrail's practicality comes from our own experience as sysadmins, developers, and entrepreneurs.
Papertrail is a tool in the Log Management category of a tech stack.
Who uses Papertrail?
316 companies reportedly use Papertrail in their tech stacks, including Instacart, StackShare, and Accenture.
267 developers on StackShare have stated that they use Papertrail.
Slack, Amazon S3, Heroku, New Relic, and Amazon RDS are some of the popular tools that integrate with Papertrail. Here's a list of all 31 tools that integrate with Papertrail.
Pros of Papertrail
Easy log aggregation across multiple machines
Integrates with Heroku
Backup to S3
Easy setup, independent of existing logging setup
Command line interface
Good for Startups
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- Intuitive Web-based log viewer
- Powerful command-line tools
- Long-term archive (S3)
- REST API
- Team-wide groups and searches
- Automated export for tables and charts
- Search alerts
- Easy SQL analytics (Hadoop)
- Unlimited systems and users
- Encrypted logging
Papertrail Alternatives & Comparisons
What are some alternatives to Papertrail?
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It is a SaaS solution to manage your log data. There is nothing to install and updates are automatically applied to your Loggly subdomain.
Logentries makes machine-generated log data easily accessible to IT operations, development, and business analysis teams of all sizes. With the broadest platform support and an open API, Logentries brings the value of log-level data to any system, to any team member, and to a community of more than 25,000 worldwide users.