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What is Loggly?

The world's most popular cloud-based log management service delivers application intelligence.

What is Logstash?

Logstash is a tool for managing events and logs. You can use it to collect logs, parse them, and store them for later use (like, for searching). If you store them in Elasticsearch, you can view and analyze them with Kibana.

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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What are some alternatives to Loggly, Logstash, and Papertrail?
Splunk Inc. provides the leading platform for Operational Intelligence. Customers use Splunk to search, monitor, analyze and visualize machine data.
Kibana is an open source (Apache Licensed), browser based analytics and search dashboard for Elasticsearch. Kibana is a snap to setup and start using. Kibana strives to be easy to get started with, while also being flexible and powerful, just like Elasticsearch.
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.
Elasticsearch is a distributed, RESTful search and analytics engine capable of storing data and searching it in near real time. Elasticsearch, Kibana, Beats and Logstash are the Elastic Stack (sometimes called the ELK Stack).
New Relic
New Relic is the all-in-one web application performance tool that lets you see performance from the end user experience, through servers, and down to the line of application code.
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Reviews of Loggly, Logstash, and Papertrail
Review ofPapertrailPapertrail

While it's not -hard- to login to your servers and check each log file it can quickly become a burden with log files kept in different locations, slightly different syntax for each and perhaps more than one server to dig through. Depending on your business you are probably not doing this everyday so the fact that you can setup Papertrail once and are then able to search through it in one location is a huge time saver in the long run. Papertrail has some competition in this space but i like the singular goal of this app and it has a good price to value comparison as well. It just works which is basically all you can ask from an app like this.

How developers use Loggly, Logstash, and Papertrail
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Volkan Özçelik uses PapertrailPapertrail

I use Papertrail as a distributed log aggregator for nightly.zerotoherojs.com and dojo.zerotoherojs.com

I served me really well so far.

It is simple to use, intuitive, and reasonably-priced.

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Tim Lucas uses PapertrailPapertrail

Papertrail is sent logs via Heroku log drains, and provides centralised logging of both the web and background workers for debugging errors and spelunking into logs.

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DigitalPermits uses LogglyLoggly

We log things of importance to loggly. It's a nice one-stop place to search into errors, exceptions, and expectations.

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Instacart uses PapertrailPapertrail

We use PaperTrail, so basically all of our instances write into SysLog entries that are shifted to PaperTrail.

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papaver uses PapertrailPapertrail

we used papertrail at talenthouse for all out logging needs. elegant and simple ui. enjoyed the service.

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Bringhub uses LogglyLoggly

We're a bunch of Loggly fanboys&fangirls here... great tool that just works.

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Postverta Inc. uses PapertrailPapertrail

General log management and alerting (together with its Slack integration).

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Blue Kangaroo uses LogstashLogstash

Data ingestion, manipulation and re-pushing to other services.

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Tongliang Liu uses LogstashLogstash

Log aggregation from tons of production servers.

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douglasresende uses LogstashLogstash

I use to manager logs of any applications.

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Tom Staijen uses LogstashLogstash

Move logs from RabbitMQ to ElasticSearch.

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JosephYeo uses LogstashLogstash
  • 효율적으로 elastcsearch에 연결해주는 방법
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