ELK vs Graylog: Backend index management

Both ELK and Graylog use Elasticsearch for log storage and indexing.  Most of what makes both Kibana and Graylog work so well for searching through logs is mostly provided by Elasticsearch with Graylog and Kibana acting as a GUI to interface with it.  Data is stored in indexes in Elasticsearch and those indexes need to be maintained and managed.  How each product does it though is different. (more…)

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