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Kibana 7 Quick Start Guide

By : Anurag Srivastava
Book Image

Kibana 7 Quick Start Guide

By: Anurag Srivastava

Overview of this book

The Elastic Stack is growing rapidly and, day by day, additional tools are being added to make it more effective. This book endeavors to explain all the important aspects of Kibana, which is essential for utilizing its full potential. This book covers the core concepts of Kibana, with chapters set out in a coherent manner so that readers can advance their learning in a step-by-step manner. The focus is on a practical approach, thereby enabling the reader to apply those examples in real time for a better understanding of the concepts and to provide them with the correct skills in relation to the tool. With its succinct explanations, it is quite easy for a reader to use this book as a reference guide for learning basic to advanced implementations of Kibana. The practical examples, such as the creation of Kibana dashboards from CSV data, application RDBMS data, system metrics data, log file data, APM agents, and search results, can provide readers with a number of different drop-off points from where they can fetch any type of data into Kibana for the purpose of analysis or dashboarding.
Table of Contents (9 chapters)

Save Your Filtered Data

When we explore the data, we can apply multiple filters and use the search box query to drill down into the desired result set from the data. Now, imagine we don't have the option to save this result set along with the search criteria; what will happen every time we need to do all those activities to extract the desired result set from the complete data? Luckily, we have the save functionality in Kibana, which helps us to save different datasets along with the applied filters, queries, and time-based filters.

Save Your Search

Saving searches helps us to save us time as we can open the saved data and can see the result as per the pre-configured filters, queries, and time-based filters.

Now, let...