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Mastering Kibana 6.x

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Mastering Kibana 6.x

Overview of this book

Kibana is one of the popular tools among data enthusiasts for slicing and dicing large datasets and uncovering Business Intelligence (BI) with the help of its rich and powerful visualizations. To begin with, Mastering Kibana 6.x quickly introduces you to the features of Kibana 6.x, before teaching you how to create smart dashboards in no time. You will explore metric analytics and graph exploration, followed by understanding how to quickly customize Kibana dashboards. In addition to this, you will learn advanced analytics such as maps, hits, and list analytics. All this will help you enhance your skills in running and comparing multiple queries and filters, influencing your data visualization skills at scale. With Kibana’s Timelion feature, you can analyze time series data with histograms and stats analytics. By the end of this book, you will have created a speedy machine learning job using X-Pack capabilities.
Table of Contents (21 chapters)
Title Page
Copyright and Credits
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About the author

Anurag Srivastava is a senior technical lead since 11 years in a multinational software company in web-based application development. He has led and handled teams and clients since 7 years of his professional career. Proficient in designing and deployment of scalable applications, he has multiple certifications in ML and data science using Python. He is well experienced with the Elastic stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana) for creating dashboards using system metrics data, log data, application data, or relational databases.




About the reviewers

Saurabh Chhajed is a Certified Spark and Hadoop developer with 8 years of professional experience in the enterprise application development and big data analytics , using the latest frameworks, tools, and design patterns. He has extensive experience of working with Agile and Scrum methodologies and enjoys acting as an evangelist for various big data frameworks and machine learning. While not working, he enjoys traveling and sharing his experiences on his blog, SAURZCODE.



Sharath Kumar M N is the author of Learning Elastic Stack 6.0 which was named as one of the Best Elasticsearch Books of All Time by BookAuthority ( He has done his masters in computer science at The University of Texas, Dallas, USA. He is currently working as an big data architect at CA Technologies. He being an avid speaker, he has also given several tech talks in conferences such as the Oracle Code Event. His new interests are into DevOps and AIOps.



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