Log management isn’t easy to do at scale. We designed Loggly Gen2 using the latest social-media-scale technologies—including ElasticSearch, Kafka from LinkedIn, and Apache Storm—as the backbone of ingestion processing for our multi-tenant, geo-distributed, and real-time log management system.
Since we launched Gen2, we’ve learned a lot more about these technologies. We regularly contribute back to the open source community, so we decided that it’s time to give an update on our experience with Storm and explain why we have dropped it from our platform, at least for now.
Read full blog post here: http://bit.ly/ScaleApacheStorm