How to Securely Migrate to the Cloud Cloud computing is quickly becoming the standard for modern applications and enterprises. Organizations that weren’t fortunate to be born cloud-native are playing catch-up by migrating their on-premise servers into the cloud. However, many companies were born before cloud computing became the norm and they’re quickly playing catch up by migrating their servers onto the cloud. [...]
2018 Docker, Kubernetes and Lambda Adoption Growth Rates Sumo Logic recently published the 2018 State of Modern Applications & DevSecOps in the Cloud report, which provides data-driven insights, best practices, and year-over-year trends by analyzing technology adoption among enterprises who run massive applications on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform (GCP). It also provides additional visibility into the DevSecOps tools and methodologies [...]
Case Study: Pitney Bowes Develops Software with Machine Data Analytics Sumo Logic has become a critical ingredient for Pitney Bowes in the software development and support process, providing deep, immediate insights into the organization’s more than 70 applications. Its widespread developer adoption contributes to Pitney Bowes’ ability to deliver new products, solutions and capabilities faster and more efficiently. Pitney Bowes also capitalizes on the knowledge [...]
The State of Modern Applications & DevSecOps in the Cloud – 2018 Learn how the world’s top cloud savvy companies like Twitter, Airbnb, Adobe, and Salesforce build and manage their modern applications. The Sumo Logic 2018 State of Modern Applications & DevSecOps in the Cloud report provides data-driven insights, best practices, and year-over-year trends by analyzing technology adoption among enterprises who run massive applications on AWS, Azure, [...]
The State of Modern Applications in the Cloud Report – 2017 Learn what it takes to build and manage a modern application in the cloud Most customer-facing digital services are built on custom “modern applications” – an application stack with new tiers, new technologies and typically running on cloud platforms like Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform, etc. – which are designed with [...]
Forrester Total Economic Impact of Sumo Logic Sumo Logic commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying their solution. The study’s purpose is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of Sumo Logic’s solution on their organizations. To better understand the [...]
Forrester TEI Executive Summary Report Sumo Logic commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic ImpactTM (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment enterprises may realize by deploying their solution. To better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with this investment, Forrester interviewed four customers with years of experience using Sumo Logic for operations and security use [...]
Performance Monitoring Plan for Your Application Building the Right Performance Monitoring Plan for Your Application Give your app a competitive edge with an advanced system that transforms machine data into valuable insights. Learn how to use Sumo Logic’s cloud-scale platform and easily monitor your app’s performance. Start with asking the right questions: What kind of data do you need? Metrics/The Symptoms- [...]
You Build It, You Secure It: Introduction to DevSecOps Early on in the “cloud,” Werner Vogels made his famous quote “You Build It, You Run It”. With DevOps we learned that this became a mantra for shared responsibility between developers and operations. Operations learned how to process infrastructure as code and participate early in the supply chain of a service’s life cycle. Developers learned that they had responsibilities to enable [...]
6 Steps to Implementing DevSecOps DevSecOps is the next phase of a secure DevOps operation. Implementing DevSecOps means creating a “security as code” culture where security is integrated with all phases of DevOps practices—keeping regulations and security top-of-mind while maintaining speed, agility, and innovation. … but this is easier said than done. When you’re facing a wide range of security [...]
Top 10 Tips for Managing Microservices: Infographic It’s no secret that microservices are taking the IT operations world by storm and forcing every company to ask themselves whether or not microservices is a fit for their application. While this approach certainly is a departure from the monolithic application development strategies of the past, it is hard to ignore with industry titans like [...]
Making the Shift from DevOps to Practical DevSecOps Agility is the cornerstone of the DevOps movement. Developers are working to continuously integrate and deploy (CI/CD) code to the cloud to ensure applications are seamlessly updated and current. But what about ensuring they are secure? Security best practices and compliance are now the responsibility of everyone in the development lifecycle, and continuous security is [...]
We can’t “hold on a sec” – Webinar DevSecOps means everyone is responsible for security and compliance from Day 1. A DevSecOps culture is a must to maintain speed, agility and innovation while simultaneously meeting regulations and staying ahead of attacks. Learn how to bake it into your technology’s DNA from Day 1. Ultimately, the challenge is to deal with imminent cloud-based attacks, [...]
How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Microservices Microservices are front and center on every company’s IT operations radar. It’s an approach very different from its monolithic predator, and much of it goes against the grain of traditional thinking. It has modular, independent components and teams, yet it requires complete company involvement and end-to-end management. To some, its “iterative development” approach (multiple cycles [...]
CloudPassage Halo Integration with Sumo Logic CloudPassage and Sumo Logic have partnered to deliver a real-time security analytics and incident response solution for modern compute environments. Through this integration, IT Ops, DevOps, and security teams can share a comprehensive, real-time view of their security and compliance postures while rapidly detecting and containing attacks by correlating CloudPassage data with other data streams [...]
Integrating SecOps with Operations, Development, and ITSM Security operations (SecOps) is an emerging practice in IT service management (ITSM) that bridges gaps between operations and security teams. The ultimate goal of SecOps is to create shared ownership and responsibility for a secure delivery process, eliminating barriers in communication and bureaucratic red tape. SecOps takes a place within the larger framework of DevSecOps—an [...]
The New Normal: Cloud, DevOps, and SaaS Analytics Tools Reign In the Modern App Era The Report on Analytics Tools Usage in Modern Apps As trends such as cloud computing and DevOps become the de facto standard, organizations are increasingly looking for next-generation analytics tools and services that provide continuous intelligence to help them build, run, and secure modern applications, and to accelerate their journey to the cloud. However, they [...]
Docker Security: What You Need to Know Developers, operators, and enterprises are swarming to Docker for the agility it offers them in app development and delivery. Computing efficiency, cross-platform compatibility, and suitability to quicker release cycles are all factors that draw new fans to the Docker platform. In the area of security, however, Docker containers are not without their challenges. Security is [...]
Continuous Intelligence for Your Docker Ecosystem Organizations building modern applications are adopting technologies like Docker as a way to build applications from small independently deployable microservices that communicate through lightweight RESTful APIs. In a DevOps context, containers allow agile teams to templatize application execution environments that developers can use and operations teams can “bless” for production deployment. DevOps teams are challenged [...]
The New Normal: Cloud, DevOps, and SaaS Analytics Tools Reign in The Modern App Era A survey conducted by UBM takes a deeper look at user trends around cloud computing, DevOps and security in today’s new modern app era. The findings underscore the need for visibility and intelligence into the full IT application stack and provide more detail about how cloud computing, DevOps, management tooling, security and customization are transforming enterprise [...]
Struggling with Graphite Monitoring? Graphite is a free, open-source systems-monitoring program that came to life as an internally developed tool created by Orbitz, the online pioneer in the travel fare aggregation space. The Graphite monitoring tool—specifically designed to monitor Orbitz’s systems—works with time-series data, handling three specific functions: Listening for time-series data Storing time-series data Rendering graphs on demand [...]
Using the Search Job API Sumo Logic exposes the Search Job API for access to resources and log data from third-party scripts and applications. Targeting experienced Sumo Administrators, this webinar shows you how to leverage the Search Job API to interact with the Sumo Logic service. Everyone attending should be familiar with the concepts of RESTful web services and JSON. [...]
Bring your Graphite-compatible Metrics into Sumo Logic If you use open source Graphite software to monitor mission critical applications, you know well the challenges in running, managing and scaling Graphite. Graphite may be ok to get started, but it creates lots of cost and complexity and total-cost-of-ownership headaches as your environment scales. Sumo Logic provides the industry’s first machine data analytics platform [...]
451 Research: Sumo Logic Eyes Opportunities that Leverage Growing Customer Base With a solid user base, including both paying and non-paying customers, Sumo Logic is at the point it can think about ways to best leverage those users. One way it is doing so is by positioning itself as a central IT operations data repository that users in a variety of enterprise roles can access using [...]
Advanced Troubleshooting Techniques for Your Application Stack Using MongoDB & Sumo Logic It comes as no surprise that today’s applications are more complex than ever before. Teams are migrating or architecting their modern applications in the Cloud, and many of these application are leveraging NoSQL databases like MongoDB to power the applications. With the rapid adoption of Agile and DevOps practices, application changes are now measured in release cycles of [...]
The State of Modern Applications in AWS Report – 2016 Today, every company seeks to become a digital business. Most customer-facing digital services are built on custom “modern applications” – an application stack with new tiers, new technologies and typically running on cloud platform like Amazon Web Services (AWS), to deliver fast time-to-value and incredible scale. The Sumo Logic State of the Modern App report is [...]
Machine Data Analytics for AWS Services The AWS Cloud is no longer the future of information technology infrastructure, but rather a present day reality. As data growth continues to expand, organizations around the world are avoiding building, and in some cases, actively closing down, on-premises datacenters as paying for the total cost of ownership for such environments is becoming an unwieldy, or [...]
Effective Management of Docker Containers | Webinar What is all the buzz around containers and Docker? This new technology definitely is the solution to all the ills of distributed computing. After all, the combination of instant startup and reliable execution makes Docker containers ideal for delivering and running successful apps at scale. However, Docker introduces new challenges that require new ways of [...]
JFrog Artifactory: Visibility Across the DevOps Pipeline As software development teams move from waterfall development to continuous delivery, the artifact repository is core to the delivery process where every change submitted is a release candidate. So Sumo Logic and JFrog have introduced a new solution that will allow JFrog users to access advanced analytics and metrics with out-of the box dashboards directly [...]
Optimizing Continuous Delivery Part 2, Dockerizing Microservices What can you learn about Dockerizing microservices? Sumo Logic has a broad-scale initiative to Dockerize it’s service and JFrog’s Xray was built from the ground up using Docker. The Sumo Logic engineering team has learned a lot in going through this process of Dockerizing microservices. As Sumo Logic’s Chief Architect, Stefan Zier, explains, “Some of Sumo [...]
Case Study: Sumo Logic helps Smooth Rewardle’s Transition to Microservices and DevOps If you take what people love about social media, add what they appreciate most when it comes to membership reward points and then mix in the convenience of mobile ordering and payments, you would have the exceptional digital customer engagement created by Rewardle. This is why it’s no surprise that Rewardle is a phenomenal success [...]
Optimizing Continuous Integration and Delivery Using Advanced Analytics: Part 1 What can you learn about your code base, the state of your dev process, automated tests, continuous integration and delivery, using log analytics and metrics. As software development teams move from waterfall development to continuous delivery, the artifact repository has become core to the delivery process where every change you submit to the repository is [...]
Docker from Code to Container – eBook Docker From Code to Container explains how containerization enables DevOps processes, and walks you through the process of building applications with Docker Compose.
Improving Your Build, Test and Release Cycles with Modern Tools | On-Demand Webinar Modern development teams are having more and more be asked of them. For many, the main asks boil down to speeding up release cycles exponentially. While the modern tools at developer fingertips have been created with the intent to speed up these release cycles, many teams find themselves overwhelmed by the number of tools and [...]
Customer Insights: Hearst Business Media Pauly Comtois, VP of DevOps for Hearst Business Media talks about how Sumo Logic helps them open the funnel to critical data across their organization.
How to Improve Your MTTI/MTTR with a Single Click For many DevOps teams pushing code updates regularly, determining the stability of their application after deployment can be a difficult process. When it comes to a mission critical application, reductions in MTTI and MTTR are absolutely crucial. Additionally, teams are faced with the challenge of both determining whether or not their new code has improved [...]
From Code to Continuous Delivery DevOps teams are challenged with monitoring, tracking and troubleshooting issues in a context where applications, systems, network, and tools across the toolchain all emit their own logging data.
Harnessing Continuous Intelligence to Enable the Modern DevOps Team As organizations embrace the DevOps approach to application development they face new challenges that can’t be met with legacy monitoring tools. DevOps requires a new breed of log analytics tools that runs at cloud-scale, employs predictive algorithms, and can be integrated with a host of DevOps tools across the entire pipeline, not just server data. Sumo Logic is an [...]
DevOps From the Trenches: Lessons learned from the DevOps community Introduction: Transparency Across DevOps Culture, Process and Toolchain With DevOps currently at the peak of the hype curve according to Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Enterprise Architecture, 2015, there’s little question that DevOps has become a highly charged, and some would argue, over-marketed term, giving rise to confusion and misunderstandings of what DevOps really is. Organizations [...]
Transforming Data into Decisions The Sumo Logic Service helps customers gain instant insights into the growing pool of machine data within their complex environments.
Sumo Logic for Monitoring and Troubleshooting your Application Stack in AWS Watch an example of how Sumo Logic can help your business securely manage its data by using our machine learning tools to Monitor and Troubleshoot irregularities in your Application’s data systems in an AWS instance to preserve the security of your data and of your users’ data. Workloads are migrating both partially and fully to [...]
The New Mindset for Building Secure Services in the Cloud Here are 10 best practices to enable practitioners to securely leverage the cloud and capitalize on this market disruption with confidence and clarity.
Demo of Sumo Logic-Log Reduce In this demo, we’re going to discuss LogReduce which finds the meaningful patterns in your data and reduces the noise, which so overwhelms most Log Analytics tools. But it condenses that data without excluding any important details about your machine data. So let’s get started. I’ve just had an application failure and using Sumo [...]
Sumo Logic Demo: Getting Started Sumo Logic is a cloud-based log management and analytic service. Sumo Logic service effortlessly collects, manages, and transforms all of your log data, regardless of volume, type, or location, into operational efficiency and security in compliance insights. The first thing we need to do after logging in is to download a collector. Once the [...]
Deep Diving into IIS Logs Deep Diving into IIS Logs Duc Ha, Solutions Engineer, Sumo Logic See an in-depth look at the Sumo Logic application for IIS and show you how to gain valuable insight regarding requests, responses, and operations of your IIS infrastructure.
Moment of Truth: Sumo Logic Team discussed DevOps Use Case DevOps is a way of organizing an engineering team. The secret is flexibility, communication and agility coming together, and not being stuck in any one particular mindset.
IIS Log The IIS Log Data Challenge Internet Information Service (IIS) logs contain valuable information about your customer interaction with your websites and web applications, including visitor behavior, frequent referrers, popular content, and others. Additionally, logs contain critical information required to troubleshoot and optimize your IIS based websites and web applications, including finding root cause of failures, [...]
Application Log The Application Log Data Challenge Application logs contain valuable information about your customers’ interaction with your applications, including user behavior, user experience, successful features, and more. Additionally, application logs contain critical information required to troubleshoot and optimize your applications, including finding root cause of failures, tracing customer sessions, and identifying performance bottlenecks. Given the value [...]
Akamai Log The Akamai Content Delivery Network Log Data Challenge The Content Delivery Network (CDN) solution from Akamai enables customers to rapidly locate applications and websites near their end users. However, these customers do lose some control and visibility about end-user interaction with that content. To counter that trend, these customers are pushing their CDN service providers [...]
Accelerate App Release The Application Time-to-Market Challenge Efficiently rolling out new applications and new application features is critical to business success for today’s enterprise. Organizations require the ability to improve the speed and quality of application rollouts by quickly identifying issues in the development and release management process. When optimized, the application development and release process can be [...]
Sumo Logic for Application Management The most critical and demanding responsibility facing CIOs, IT operations managers and system administrators on a daily basis is to keep their customer-facing production applications up and running. Today’s business critical applications are distributed, large-scale, and rely on in-house developed software, open-source and 3rd-party components, making them difficult to manage, monitor and troubleshoot. This degree [...]
Harnessing the Power of Big Data for Real-time IT Managing and analyzing today’s huge volume of machine data has never been more challenging or more critical to your business. Within these mountains of log data lies valuable information that can dramatically improve your business performance. Sumo Logic’s Next Generation Log Management and Analytics Service provides timely and actionable insights, derived from log data, that [...]