Backing up Elasticsearch Daily using Elasticdump

I found the Elasticsearch snapshot functionality not very easy to use so once again fell back to using the npm package Elasticdump to complete my Daily Elasticsearch backups. Note: This script relys on you creating new Elasticsearch indexes each day for your Elasticsearch data. See how to do that here. For the purposes of this Read more about Backing up Elasticsearch Daily using Elasticdump[…]

Storing Logstash to export Elasticsearch data to a new “Per day” index

After using Elasticsearch for some time – I realised after a while that my Indexes were becoming huge and Indexes took a long time to load via Kibana. I have now implemented the below changes within my Logstash configuration, to export to Elasticsearch on a per-day basis. This ensures that Indexes never grow too large Read more about Storing Logstash to export Elasticsearch data to a new “Per day” index[…]