Living the Stream

The Cribl blog covers Observability, Big Data Analytics, Data Streams Processing... and anything else we feel like writing about!

Filter by: Reset

Ed Bailey Sep 20, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 20: Creating Options-Based o11y Strategies

In this episode, Ed Bailey and Nick Heudecker discuss building observability strategies and why taking an options-based approach is the right move over jumping into technology choices. They talk about avoiding vendor lock-in with an options-based strategy, as well as discuss the key principles around staging commitments, building composable architectures, and basing everything on core […]

Ed Bailey Sep 7, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 019: Observability Hierarchy of Needs

In this episode, Nick Heudecker and Ed Bailey discuss the observability hierarchy of needs and how Cribl helps your company build a comprehensive observability solution.  Observability isn’t a thing you buy. It’s a thing you have to build.  Nick explains how all these pieces come together and how the data flows through the different layers, […]

Abby Strong Aug 25, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 018: Cribl Raises $200M in Series C Funding on Traction with Global Enterprise Customers, Vision to Unlock Value of all Observability Data

Cribl, the leading Observability Pipeline company, today announced it raised $200 million in new Series C funding led by Greylock and Redpoint Ventures, joined by new investor IVP, existing investors Sequoia and CRV, and with strategic investment from Citi Ventures (the investment and innovation arm of Citigroup) and Crowdstrike.  If you want to get every […]

Abby Strong Aug 9, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 017 – Exploring Gartner’s Hype Cycle for Monitoring, Observability, and Cloud Operations

In this episode, Nick Heudecker and Ed Bailey discuss Gartner’s new Hype Cycle for all things observability and monitoring, including what the hype cycle is and how it’s used, where observability falls in 2021, and where things are headed. They’ll also discuss some other profiles in the document, like OpenTelemetry and eBPF. What You’ll Learn: […]

Abby Strong Jul 27, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 016 – The Importance of Data Governance for Observability Data

In this episode, Ed Bailey and Nick Heudecker discuss the importance of data governance for observability data. They’ll explore why data governance is important for customer privacy, compliance, and enterprise security, and why it’s hard to achieve in today’s sprawling monitoring environments. They’ll also look at how Cribl LogStream solves those governance challenges for some […]

Abby Strong Jul 12, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 015 – The Painful Lifecycle of Security Data

In this episode of The Stream Life podcast, Rachel Perkins interviews new Criblanian Jacob Wilkins about his long and painful past in the Security Data field, and what the bright future of shiny new Observability Pipeline tools like LogStream holds for beleaguered Data Engineers. What You’ll Learn: How data enrichment relates to observability The challenges […]

Abby Strong Jun 21, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 014 – Instrument More and Spend Less

In this episode, we are listening to Nick Heudecker and Ed Bailey as they discuss steps on the road to efficient, detailed instrumentation. Instrument More… all scenarios for all points of view can’t be predicted. Being able to instrument everything all the time is the key to having the flexibility and simplicity to service every business need. […]

Abby Strong Jun 7, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 013 – Why working at Cribl is AMAZEBALLS

In this episode of the Stream Life Podcast, we are excited to welcome our most fabulous Criblanians, Farrah Bui, our Chief of Staff and Head of Ops, and Ann Heaps, our Manager of People Ops to discuss, not just our love of goats, but about Cribl’s category-creating hyper-growth and how they plan to maintain a truly […]

Abby Strong Jun 2, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 012 – LogStream 3.0 and LogStream Cloud

In this episode of the Stream Life Podcast, Abby is joined by Head of Product for LogStream, Nick Tankersley to discuss LogStream 3.0 and data infrastructure management with LogStream Cloud. What You’ll Learn: How LogStream 3.0 is making observability more accessible for more people. What Packs bring to the LogStream experience. How we’re building LogStream […]

Abby Strong May 10, 2021

The Stream Life Episode 011 – What are the benefits of consolidating observability data into a single framework?

In this episode of the Stream Life Podcast, Abby is joined by Chris DePuy from The 650 Group to discuss the latest research around observability. Chris breaks down the current trends in data management in the enterprise, including the idea of a single pane of glass for all your tools. What You’ll Learn: Why data is […]

LogStream Sandbox

Learn about the features of Cribl LogStream in our interactive sandboxes!