Chef VS Logstash

Compare Chef vs Logstash and see what are their differences.

Chef

Chef Infra, a powerful automation platform that transforms infrastructure into code automating how infrastructure is configured, deployed and managed across any environment, at any scale (by chef)

Logstash

Logstash - transport and process your logs, events, or other data (by elastic)
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Chef Logstash
1 4
6,889 12,858
0.6% 0.8%
9.9 9.5
5 days ago 2 days ago
Ruby Ruby
Apache License 2.0 GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
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Chef

Posts with mentions or reviews of Chef. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-21.

Logstash

Posts with mentions or reviews of Logstash. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-08.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Chef and Logstash you can also consider the following projects:

Apache Log4j 2 - Apache Log4j 2 is an upgrade to Log4j that provides significant improvements over its predecessor, Log4j 1.x, and provides many of the improvements available in Logback while fixing some inherent problems in Logback's architecture.

Logback - The reliable, generic, fast and flexible logging framework for Java.

graylog - Free and open source log management

Flume - Mirror of Apache Flume

nifi - Apache NiFi

Capistrano - Remote multi-server automation tool

Puppet - Server automation framework and application

BOSH - Cloud Foundry BOSH is an open source tool chain for release engineering, deployment and lifecycle management of large scale distributed services.

Fluentd - Fluentd: Unified Logging Layer (project under CNCF)

Ansible - Ansible is a radically simple IT automation platform that makes your applications and systems easier to deploy and maintain. Automate everything from code deployment to network configuration to cloud management, in a language that approaches plain English, using SSH, with no agents to install on remote systems. https://docs.ansible.com.

Request-log-analyzer - Create reports based on your log files. Supports Rails, Apache, MySQL, Delayed::Job, and other formats.

Hindsight - Hindsight - light weight data processing skeleton