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Log Management Questions
Ertugrul Akbas
Manager at a computer software company with 11-50 employees
Sep 13 2021
Hot data is necessary for live security monitoring.  Archive data (cold data) is not available fastly. It takes days to make archive data live if the archive data time frame is more than 30 days (in most of the SIEM solutions).  As an example, SolarWinds said the attackers first compromised its...
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reviewer1469436We changed our model to be able to cover such critical long-term cases.  We… more »
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Senior Software Engineer at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Nov 18 2021

Dear community members, 

I've been exploring Datadog vs ELK and I need your opinion about both of them in terms of performance, cost, and efficiency? Which one would you recommend?

Shibu BabuchandranDatadog: Unify logs, metrics, and traces from across your distributed… more »
Aji JosephIt depends on your requirement. If you are looking for a SIEM/log management… more »
reviewer1584621Dear, Unfortunately, I can't say much about Datadog but I have used ELK for a… more »
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PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Aug 09 2021
How do log management and SIEM differ? Is it necessary to have separate tools for each function or can these functions be rolled into one solution? Which products are best for SIEM, and which are better for log management? Do you have recommendations of products that effectively combine both log...
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Lindsay MiethRony, Daniel's answer is right on the money.  There are many solutions for each… more »
Daniel SichelLog Management is just that, it looks at logs from devices and attempts to make… more »
David Rivas HueteIn short, Log Management refers to the collection, storage, and organizing of… more »
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Nurit Sherman
Content Specialist
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
Sep 23 2021
Hi community members, We know it's important to conduct a trial and/or proof of concept as part of the buying process.  Do you have any advice for our community about the best way to conduct a trial or PoC? How do you conduct a trial effectively?  Are there any mistakes to avoid?
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Carl PhillipsAt the risk of sounding flippant,  I personally believe that the best way to… more »
Kent Gladstone-USAMark is correct but there are things to look for. Do you have a set of… more »
UmbertoAlloniHello, for my experience a good Log management POC task must include: -… more »
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Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Dear members, 

Let the community know what you think. Share your professional opinion!

Gerrit BoeleLog Management should be a separate function of correlation. Correlation is best… more »
Jeff Uhlich-Searchability -Compression -Encryption
Harris WardUnderstanding what your organization is capable of monitoring and responding to… more »
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