Log analysis with Elastic Stack

Management: 20%
Technology: 60%
Business expertise: 20%

The aim of the project was to bring together log events from four applications to a central location in order to quickly and easily gain insight into the cooperation between the applications and the respective application itself.

IT environment

Elasticsearch, Kibana, Swing, Logstash, Filebeat, Docker, Azure, Kubernetes, Java 8, Apache Wicket, JavaFX, Spring Boot, Hibernate, SOAP u. REST Webservice, SAP Process Integration (PI)

Key figures

  • > 800 users of the applications
  • 3 Scrum teams

Our roles

  • Scrum team members
  • DevOp/Architect/Developer

Our responsibilities

  • Setting up the infrastructure: Azure Container Service, Docker, Kubernetes
  • Elastic Stack implementation and configuration
  • Implementation of ingest pipelines for processing different log events
  • Creating awareness for the generation of meaningful lodge events