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Reasons Why You Need Log Management Tools like SPLUNK

The article lists down reasons why one would want to use tools such as Splunk which primarily analyses logs (server, application etc) and create reports/events to be processed by different stakeholders.   Log Management Tools – High Level Architecture Log management tools primarily aggregate logs from different servers including application, database, messaging servers etc and send the same to a centralized  server which then analyzes and index the logs in the database. The end user  can then log onto the console of these tools and analyze the reports created on top of these logs. Following diagram represents a very high level architecture along with end users classification: Following are some …

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