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Open source Graylog puts Splunk on notice

The real battle between the big data suites will be waged in ecosystem development, not platform specs

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Enter the matrix: Track down hacks with log files

Any system can collect logs, but most security operations do a poor job of filtering them to find evidence of malicious activity. Here's where to start

Bossie Awards 2014: The best open source big data tools

InfoWorld's top picks in distributed data processing, data analytics, machine learning, NoSQL databases, and the Hadoop ecosystem

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Create your own 'dirty dozen' threat list

Which security events should you worry about most? Everyone has different vulnerabilities, so here's how to prioritize

What's new in Logstash and why you should care

Logstash stands out in log management, due to its speed, ease of use, and integration with complementary search and reporting tools

Splunk feels the heat from stronger, cheaper open source rivals

Graylog2, based on Java and Elasticsearch, provides a increasingly useful alternative to commercial log analysis tools

Big data analytics star in VMware vCenter Log Insight 1.5 update

Log aggregation, analytics, and search platform adds support for Active Directory; improves content pack infrastructure

Lessons from NASA: How to solve problems quickly under pressure

Make sure you have the right tools in place to determine the source of unexpected events quickly -- they do in fact exist

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