Filebeat - Redis - Logstash: What Redis brings more?


What do I earn if I add Redis between Filebeat and Logstash? In this article ( it does not provide a clear statement why Redis or Kafka is really required, but the talk about using persistent Queues in Logstash instead.

What architectural aspects do I cover with Redis between Filebeat and Logstash?


With persistent queues available I guess the main point of a broker would be load balancing if you run more than one Logstash instance. All instances would then be pulling queued-up events at the maximum rate.

This topic was automatically closed 28 days after the last reply. New replies are no longer allowed.