LogDNA vs Loggly vs Papertrail

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LogDNA

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Loggly

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+ 1
168
Papertrail

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349
+ 1
274
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Pros of LogDNA
Pros of Loggly
Pros of Papertrail
  • 6
    Easy setup
  • 4
    Cheap
  • 3
    Extremely fast
  • 2
    Powerful filtering and alerting functionality
  • 1
    Graphing capabilities
  • 1
    Export data to S3
  • 1
    Multi-cloud
  • 37
    Centralized log management
  • 25
    Easy to setup
  • 21
    Great filtering
  • 16
    Live logging
  • 15
    Json log support
  • 10
    Log Management
  • 10
    Alerting
  • 7
    Love the product
  • 7
    Great Dashboards
  • 4
    Heroku Add-on
  • 2
    Easy setup
  • 2
    No alerts in free plan
  • 2
    Backup to S3
  • 2
    Great UI
  • 2
    Good parsing
  • 2
    Powerful
  • 2
    Fast search
  • 2
    Easy to setup and use
  • 86
    Log search
  • 43
    Easy log aggregation across multiple machines
  • 43
    Integrates with Heroku
  • 37
    Simple interface
  • 26
    Backup to S3
  • 19
    Easy setup, independent of existing logging setup
  • 15
    Heroku add-on
  • 3
    Command line interface
  • 1
    Alerting
  • 1
    Good for Startups

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Cons of LogDNA
Cons of Loggly
Cons of Papertrail
  • 1
    Limited visualization capabilities
  • 1
    Cannot copy & paste text from visualization
  • 3
    Pricey after free plan
  • 2
    Expensive
  • 1
    External Network Goes Down You Wont Be Logging

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What is LogDNA?

The easiest log management system you will ever use! LogDNA is a cloud-based log management system that allows engineering and devops to aggregate all system and application logs into one efficient platform. Save, store, tail and search app

What is Loggly?

It is a SaaS solution to manage your log data. There is nothing to install and updates are automatically applied to your Loggly subdomain.

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.

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