ELK: ElastAlert for alerting based on data from ElasticSearch

ElasticSearch’s commercial¬†X-Pack has alerting functionality based on ElasticSearch conditions, but there is also a strong open-source¬†contender from Yelp’s Engineering group called ElastAlert.

ElastAlert offers developers the ultimate control, with the ability to easily create new rules, alerts, and filters using all the power and libraries of Python.

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