Learning ELK Stack

I am writing this post to announce the general availability of my book on ELK stack titled ” Learning ELK Stack ” with PacktPub publications.

Book aims to provide individuals/technologists who seek to implement their own log and data analytics solutions using opensource stack of Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana popularly known as ELK stack.

This is the first book ever published which covers ELK stack.

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Learning ELK Stack by Saurabh Chhajed

 

Details about the Book –

The ELK stack—Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana, is a powerful combination of open source tools. Elasticsearch is for deep search and data analytics. Logstash is for centralized logging, log enrichment, and parsing. Kibana is for powerful and beautiful data visualizations. In short, the Elasticsearch ELK stack makes searching and analyzing data easier than ever before.

This book will introduce you to the ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana) stack, starting by showing you how to set up the stack by installing the tools, and basic configuration. You’ll move on to building a basic data pipeline using the ELK stack.

Next, you’ll explore the key features of Logstash and its role in the ELK stack, including creating Logstash plugins, which will enable you to use your own customized plugins. The importance of Elasticsearch and Kibana in the ELK stack is also covered, along with various types of advanced data analysis, and a variety of charts, tables ,and maps.

Finally, by the end of the book you will be able to develop full-fledged data pipeline using the ELK stack and have a solid understanding of the role of each of the components.

You can purchase the book on Amazon here – Learning ELK Stack Book on Amazon   or from the Publisher itself – Learning ELK Stack Book on PacktPub

Please find some the links , which will help you to explore the topic  –

Article on Logstash Input Plugin ( An excerpt from the book itself)

https://www.packtpub.com/books/content/logstash-input-plugins

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