Tag: fluentd

  • Use Fluentd and Elasticsearch to Analyse Squid Proxy Traffic

    TL;DR This is a quick guide to set up Fluentd + Elasticsearch integration to analyse Squid Proxy traffic. In the example below Fluentd td-agent is installed in the same host as Squid Proxy and Elasticsearch is installed in the other host. The OS is Ubuntu 20.04. Useful links:– Fluentd installation: https://docs.fluentd.org/installation/install-by-deb– Elasticsearch installation: https://www.elastic.co/guide/en/elasticsearch/reference/current/deb.html The […]

  • Install Fluentd with Ansible

    Fluentd has become the popular open source log aggregration framework for a while. I’ll try to give it a spin with Ansible. There are quite some existing Ansible playbooks to install Fluentd out there, but I would like to do it from scratch just to understand how it works. From the installation guide page, I […]