Elastic Beats Competitors and Alternatives

The top Elastic Beats competitors are
  • Splunk
  • ELK Logstash
  • IBM QRadar
Read reviews of Elastic Beats competitors and alternatives
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Splunk
reviewer396600
Real User
Vice Manager at a comms service provider with 10,001+ employees
May 15 2017

What is most valuable?

* Collects data from any source * Powerful search, analysis, and visualization * Easy to build system on any platform * API and easily... more»

How has it helped my organization?

We have over 7000 devices in our network infrastructure for monitoring, maintenance, and performance assessment. We achieve this by collecting... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Licensing is free. Pricing is based on usage.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We used to deploy Elastic Stack. The search language of Splunk is easier and friendlier than Elastic Stack. It has helped me to search quickly... more»

What other advice do I have?

If you are an enterprise and you need the best service for critical business analysis, Splunk would be one of the best choices.
Informat59d6
Real User
Information Security Analyst at a transportation company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Apr 06 2017

What is most valuable?

The pre-canned rules and reports in this product are a huge plus. Along with this, they have new apps to integrate... more»

How has it helped my organization?

Most of the time, a well-defined rule helps us to detect and investigate different threat scenarios, especially with... more»

What needs improvement?

This product has room for improvement in a lot of areas including the default emailing template that it uses to alert... more»

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

Most of the time, it is easier and cheaper to buy a new product or the QRadar box. For example, with the QRadar Event... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We have only been using this solution. We have not used any other solutions.

What other advice do I have?

Evaluate your network first. Determine the target audience that you will be monitoring and working on this tool. It is... more»
Prabhanshu Pandit
Real User
Programmer at a tech services company
Feb 28 2018

What is most valuable?

Documentation is very good, so implementation is fine.

What needs improvement?

Email notification should be done the same way as Logentries does it. Because of the notification issue we moved to Logentries, as it provides a simple way to get notification... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We used Logentries, but because it is open-source we moved to ELK as a part of cost-cutting strategy and evaluation of ELK. But the lack of a notification feature caused us to go... more»

What other advice do I have?

I give it a seven out of 10. They don't provide user authentication and authorisation features (Shield) as a part of their open-source version.

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