Cribl LogStream 1.6: Logs to Metrics (Prometheus, Statsd, Graphite, Splunk Metrics)

Very early on in my career, I worked for AT&T Wireless, before it became Cingular and then AT&T Wireless again. As a young engineer, I remember running across various technical situations I couldn't explain. Why can't we connect this network to that one if there is a legitimate business need? Why must we always allocate … Continue reading Cribl LogStream 1.6: Logs to Metrics (Prometheus, Statsd, Graphite, Splunk Metrics)

Getting Smart and Practical With Dynamic Sampling

In the past we've written multiple posts about how Cribl helps you maintain visibility in high-volume/low-value scenarios without having to egregiously scale your analytics infrastructure. This problem usually stems from the fact that machine data emitted by your infrastructure is not all created equal. Some events are way less valuable than others but yet they consume … Continue reading Getting Smart and Practical With Dynamic Sampling