Ansible – Debian Based Gotchas – Part-1

Ansible – Debian Based Gotchas – Part-1 As I am currently running through some Docker setups between Debian Jessie and Ubuntu Trusty using Ansible I ran into a few gotchas. Now I would have assumed that everything SHOULD be identical but Continue reading Ansible – Debian Based Gotchas – Part-1

Ansible – Highly Available ELK Stack

Ansible – Highly Available ELK Stack A little over a year ago I provided installation scripts along with this post to help setup a completely redundant ELK Stack. This post has definitely been one of my most popular posts that Continue reading Ansible – Highly Available ELK Stack

Highly Available ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) Unicast Mode

In the previous post we setup the complete ELK stack from top to bottom. And everything should be working as needed; however one thing you will want to do once everything is stable is to change all ES (Elasticsearch) nodes Continue reading Highly Available ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) Unicast Mode

Highly Available ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) Setup

In this post I will be going over how to setup a complete ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) stack with clustered elasticsearch and all ELK components load balanced using HAProxy. I will be setting up a total of four six servers Continue reading Highly Available ELK (Elasticsearch, Logstash and Kibana) Setup