How to Setup Realtime Analytics over Logs with ELK Stack

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Once we know something, we find it hard to imagine what it was like not to know it.

– Chip & Dan Heath, Authors of Made to Stick, Switch

What is the ELK stack ?

The ELK stack is ElasticSearch, Logstash and Kibana. These three provide a fully working real-time data analytics tool for getting wonderful information sitting on your data.