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TERRAFORM ELASTICSEARCH AWS MODULE

Just released my first terraform module to the Terraform Registry. This module deploys and ELK (Elasticsearch/Logstash/Kibana) server to AWS using Terraform. The Terraform module can be found at https://registry.terraform.io/modules/admintome/elk/aws. To use it create a file in your project called modules.tf with the following contents: module “elk” { source = “admintome/elk/aws” key = “dev” private_key = “${file(“~/.ssh/id_rsa”)}” } Make […]

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DEPLOYING ELASTICSEARCH, LOGSTASH, AND KIBANA WITH PUPPET

I walked you through the hard way of deploying an ELK stack using packages. This can be error prone and really doesn’t ring well with current DevOps/Infrastructure as Code mantra. So this post will help you accomplish the same setup but using Puppet for configuration management. We will be using the same configuration as my earlier post ELK […]

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SENDING OPENSTACK LOGS TO ELASTICSEARCH LOGSTASH KIBANA

In this post we enable more robust monitoring of our Openstack cluster by sending our Openstack logs to an ELK Stack (Elasticsearch Logstash Kibana). It’s a lot easier than you might think. Read on to find out how easy… This article assumes you already have a running Elastic Stack. If you don’t then go through […]

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SENDING MESOS LOGS TO LOGSTASH

In this post we enable more robust monitoring of our mesos cluster by sending our mesos logs to Logstash. This is very similar to my other post about sending logs from openstack. This article assumes you already have a running Elastic Stack. If you don’t then go through my post Elk stack in under ten […]

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Elasticsearch Logstash and Kibana (ELK) stack in under 10 minutes

Creating an elk stack (now called an elasticearch stack) can seem a bit of a challenge if you wade through the documentation. In this article I will walk you through installing Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana on an Ubuntu 16.10 server in under ten minutes! UPDATE So I have updated this post to use the lastest […]

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LOGGING JENKINS JOBS USING ELASTICSEARCH AND KIBANA

Jenkins has great console logging but if you have a ton of jobs because you’re using microservices then keeping track of all these logs can be quite a chore. In addition, you might want to analyze these logs to identify cascading failures or environment issues that is causing your continuous delivery pipeline to fail. This […]

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