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Five Things Every Developer Should Know About Syslog

If you are responsible for deploying and running applications, you probably have at least a passing familiarity with syslog. After all, it’s the most widely adopted standard for how log data is formatted and how it should be moved between systems. Using a Syslog utility is also one of the ways that Loggly customers can […]

Creating Heroku Addons: Getting Started

[obsolete] Recently, the Loggly add-on went live for all Heroku users. Creating this add-on involved implementing a few API endpoints in our service for Heroku to call. This is a quick overview of what the development process looks like. Heroku’s add-on API specs have a number of calls that fall into the following three categories: […]