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Taming the Wolves Behind Monitoring Alerts

Almost 2,500 years ago, an old man named Aesop travelled across villages near the picturesque hills of Greece. Along the way, he shared short stories he had learned from other lands. One such story was that of the shepherd boy who watched a flock of sheep near a village. That boy used to lure innocent […]

The Alchemy of Anomalies

“Learn to recognize omens, and follow them.” In Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist, the boy remembers what the old king said—to recognize omens. What I find fascinating is that the same principle can be applied to your logs. In the world of logs, however, you need to look for anomalies. In general, an anomaly is something […]