Splunk is a popular search and analysis platform. Many users of Splunk also have syslog-ng™ deployed in their environments. This guideline describes scenarios in which Splunk users can benefit from syslog-ng™ Premium Edition features and offers some technical guidance to optimize the syslog-ng™ configuration.
Read this guide to see five use cases, including:
- Collecting logs from network devices
- Feeding multiple analysis tools
- Long-term log storage
- Advanced filtering on clients to reduce data load
- Multithread processing capabilities to meet the needs of the largest environments