Logs and metrics are critical for building a holistic understanding of modern systems and gaining insight into the organizational data they hold. This instructor-led course walks you through the fundamental skills for building high-capacity logging systems.
You will learn about common logging problems and their solutions. You’ll also learn how to integrate different organizational data including logs, metrics, and APM data common logging formats. And you’ll get an introduction to shipping data to Elasticsearch with Beats and ingest node before taking a look at Elastic Cloud. After completing this course, you will have a firm understanding of how beneficial log data is, not just for system admins and DevOps, but for your company as a whole.
- The Importance of Logs
- Log Data and Index Patterns
- Organizational Benefits of Unifying Logs, Metrics, and other Data
- Introduction to the Elastic Stack
- Stable internet connection
- Mac, Linux, or Windows
- Latest version of Chrome or Firefox (Safari is not 100% supported)
Virtual Classroom Information
This instructor-led course is only taught in a virtual classroom environment. We encourage participants to set up their systems prior to logging into the training environment the first day of the class. We also encourage being logged into the virtual classroom 15 minutes prior to the start of class each day.
This course is a module of the Logging specialization. Find out how our focused Training Specializations can help you with your use case.