Graylog vs Sumo Logic

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Graylog vs Sumo Logic: What are the differences?

What is Graylog? Open source log management that actually works. Centralize and aggregate all your log files for 100% visibility. Use our powerful query language to search through terabytes of log data to discover and analyze important information.

What is Sumo Logic? Cloud Log Management for Application Logs and IT Log Data. Cloud-based machine data analytics platform that enables companies to proactively identify availability and performance issues in their infrastructure, improve their security posture and enhance application rollouts. Companies using Sumo Logic reduce their mean-time-to-resolution by 50% and can save hundreds of thousands of dollars, annually. Customers include Netflix, Medallia, Orange, and GoGo Inflight.

Graylog and Sumo Logic can be categorized as "Log Management" tools.

"Powerfull" is the top reason why over 9 developers like Graylog, while over 8 developers mention "Search capabilities" as the leading cause for choosing Sumo Logic.

Graylog is an open source tool with 4.9K GitHub stars and 759 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Graylog's open source repository on GitHub.

According to the StackShare community, Graylog has a broader approval, being mentioned in 75 company stacks & 21 developers stacks; compared to Sumo Logic, which is listed in 57 company stacks and 7 developer stacks.

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Pros of Graylog
Pros of Sumo Logic
  • 17
    Open source
  • 12
    Powerfull
  • 7
    Well documented
  • 5
    User authentification
  • 5
    Flexibel query and parsing language
  • 5
    Alerts
  • 2
    Alerts and dashboards
  • 2
    User management
  • 2
    Easy query language and english parsing
  • 1
    Easy to install
  • 1
    Manage users and permissions
  • 1
    A large community
  • 11
    Search capabilities
  • 5
    Live event streaming
  • 3
    Pci 3.0 compliant
  • 2
    Easy to setup

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Cons of Graylog
Cons of Sumo Logic
  • 1
    Does not handle frozen indices at all
  • 2
    Expensive
  • 1
    Occasionally unreliable log ingestion
  • 1
    Missing Monitoring

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What is Graylog?

Centralize and aggregate all your log files for 100% visibility. Use our powerful query language to search through terabytes of log data to discover and analyze important information.

What is Sumo Logic?

Cloud-based machine data analytics platform that enables companies to proactively identify availability and performance issues in their infrastructure, improve their security posture and enhance application rollouts. Companies using Sumo Logic reduce their mean-time-to-resolution by 50% and can save hundreds of thousands of dollars, annually. Customers include Netflix, Medallia, Orange, and GoGo Inflight.

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