The Essential Guide to Machine Data
This book provides a high-level overview of the most common types of machine data that are found in organizations of nearly any size. While each organization’s needs and data sources will vary by vendor, product and infrastructure, this book details where you should look for machine data and the value it can provide to IT, security, business analytics and Internet of Things use cases.
Many of the data sources listed in this book can support multiple use cases – this is a major part of what drives machine data’s tremendous value. The use cases supported by each data source can be easily identified with the icons below.