Packaging Python

Dealing With Python Apps The punch story with python is an old one. We implemented an elasticsearch aggregator tool in the Brad release (now deprecated), we also leveraged the elasticsearch curator application that we provide as a deployable administrative service in the Craig release. More importantly, we decided to fully Read more…

Craig Release 5.1.2

The Craig punchplatform version 5.1.2 is released. This post gives an overview of the new features. New Features The Craig punchplatform 5.1.2 has a number of important new features. First off, it leverages many important component updates: Elastic 6.5.4 stack Kibana 6.5.4 Spark 2.4 Siddhi Rules 4.3.17 It also brings Read more…

News From Logstash

In the punch, we do not use logstash for high-performance logs parsing. Why is that? Mainly because logstash is nor easily scalable nor does it provide an end-to-end acknowledgment pattern. This is a serious lack because we cannot afford to lose logs whatever happens. We thus selected an alternative technology (apache storm) to Read more…