Elastic Security Questions

Faustine Chisasa - PeerSpot reviewer
Faustine Chisasa
Engineering Supervisor- Corporate Data Solutions and Services at TZ Telecoms. Corporation
Hi community, Grafana observability has Grafana for visualization and analytics, Loki for logs, Tempo for traces and Prometheus for metrics while ELK stack has tools like Elasticsearch for search, Logistash for logs and Kibana for visualization.  Which of these 2 platforms would you choose and...
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reviewer1602072 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1602072Hi @Faustine Chisasa,  I will go with ELK + Grafana. Elasticsearch is highly… more »
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HAPPY BHALLA - PeerSpot reviewer
HAPPY BHALLA
Senior Software Engineer at a tech services company with 501-1,000 employees
Sep 29 2022
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?
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Aji Joseph - PeerSpot reviewer
Aji JosephIt depends on your requirement. If you are looking for a SIEM/log management… more »
Shibu Babuchandran - PeerSpot reviewer
Shibu BabuchandranDatadog: Unify logs, metrics, and traces from across your distributed… more »
reviewer1584621 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1584621Dear, Unfortunately, I can't say much about Datadog but I have used ELK for a… more »
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it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Oct 03 2022

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Elastic SIEM, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

reviewer1174176 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1174176I would say "Elastic is more a platform rather than a tool". For SIEM, Elastic… more »
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it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Oct 03 2022

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Elastic SIEM, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Oct 03 2022

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Oct 03 2022

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Elastic SIEM.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees
Oct 03 2022

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Elastic SIEM?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Elastic SIEM.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Elastic SIEM?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Vivek Vijayan - PeerSpot reviewer
Vivek Vijayan
DevOps Engineer at a tech company with 10,001+ employees
Hi Experts, I'm a DevOps Engineer for a Tech Services company with 10,000+ employees. I'm comparing ELK and Splunk. We're looking to use one solution to process logs for our IBM CLM application and for application server log analysis. Which of these two solutions would you recommend and why? A...
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reviewer1182204 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1182204Generally Elastic is very strong in datasearch, and Splunk has a strong security… more »
Dirk Becker - PeerSpot reviewer
Dirk BeckerFirst of all, we need to understand what those two softwares are; Splunk is a… more »
Norman Freitag - PeerSpot reviewer
Norman FreitagWe use ELK or other freeware stacks in isolated small scenarios. Think of a… more »
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it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about ELK Logstash?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

Hi,

We all know it's really hard to get good pricing and cost information.

Please share what you can so you can help your peers.

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with ELK Logstash.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

How do you or your organization use this solution?

Please share with us so that your peers can learn from your experiences.

Thank you!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering ELK Logstash, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Elastic Security.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Elastic Security?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Hi Everyone,

What do you like most about Elastic Security?

Thanks for sharing your thoughts with the community!

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Elastic Security, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Miriam Tover - PeerSpot reviewer
Miriam Tover
Senior Delivery Ops Manager
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

Please share with the community what you think needs improvement with Elastic Security.

What are its weaknesses? What would you like to see changed in a future version?

it_user434868 - PeerSpot reviewer
Senior Director of Delivery at a tech services company with 51-200 employees

If you were talking to someone whose organization is considering Elastic Security, what would you say?

How would you rate it and why? Any other tips or advice?

Log Management Questions
Gloria Burt - PeerSpot reviewer
Gloria Burt
PresidentPresident at TSG Networks
Nov 11 2022

Hi community,

The GDPR compliance is demanding that we use automated event log monitoring on our 8-9 servers. 

Which tool would you recommend using for this  Windows environment? Why?

Thanks in advance for your help!

Doug-Smith - PeerSpot reviewer
Doug-SmithThat would also depend on how much the budget will support and how granular you… more »
7 Answers
Ertugrul Akbas - PeerSpot reviewer
Ertugrul Akbas
Manager at ANET
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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reviewer1469436 - PeerSpot reviewer
reviewer1469436We changed our model to be able to cover such critical long-term cases.  We… more »
1 Answer
Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)
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 Mieth - PeerSpot reviewer
Lindsay MiethRony, Daniel's answer is right on the money.  There are many solutions for each… more »
Daniel Sichel - PeerSpot reviewer
Daniel SichelLog Management is just that, it looks at logs from devices and attempts to make… more »
David Rivas Huete - PeerSpot reviewer
David Rivas HueteIn short, Log Management refers to the collection, storage, and organizing of… more »
6 Answers
Rony_Sklar - PeerSpot reviewer
Rony_Sklar
PeerSpot (formerly IT Central Station)

If you've got experience with using CloudTrails logs, please share how this can be used to improve log monitoring.

Consulta85d2 - PeerSpot reviewer
Consulta85d2CloudTrail logs are an excellent and necessary way to monitor activity in your… more »
1 Answer
it_user544149 - PeerSpot reviewer
User at a tech services company with 10,001+ employees
From a few reviews I saw that Elastic Stack, which is an open source stack solution is gaining popularity.  Splunk has been in the market for quite some time but is commercial product.  Is it possible to replace Splunk with Elastic Stack?  If so, what are all the benefits we may ...
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Ariel Lindenfeld - PeerSpot reviewer
Ariel Lindenfeld
Sr. Director of Community
PeerSpot

Dear members, 

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

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