Log data contains some of the most valuable raw information you can gather and analyze about your...
Log data contains some of the most valuable raw information you can gather and analyze about your infrastructure and applications. Amid the mess of confusing lines of seemingly random text can be hints about performance, security, flaws in code, user access patterns, and other operational data. Without the proper tools, finding insights in these logs can be like searching for a hay-colored needle in a haystack. In this session you learn what practices and patterns you can easily implement that can help you better understand your log files. You see how you can customize web logs to add more information to them, how to digest logs from around your infrastructure, and how to analyze your log files in near real time.