Deploying and managing NXLog with Puppet

Puppet Bolt is an open-source orchestration tool that automates the manual configuration and management of your infrastructure.

In this post, we will look at how you can create your Puppet Bolt project directory, your inventory YAML file, and finally, your Puppet Bolt Plan to deploy NXLog on a variety of Operating Systems.

Deploying and managing NXLog with Ansible

Ansible has become an industry standard when it comes to configuring and managing servers. As a configuration management tool, it carries the burden of simplifying system administration tasks, such as installing and updating software packages, and infrastructure provisioning. In this post, we will create an Ansible playbook that will enable us to automate the installation and configuration of NXLog across multiple endpoints.

NXLog Manager version 5.6 Release Announcement

We are happy to report, that the release of NXLog Manager v5.6 is now available.

The new 5.6 version mainly focuses on performance, stability and bug fixes.

  • Updated heap settings (performance related)
  • Additional changes to agent communications
  • Docker image updates
  • New logging level

Please see the release notes for important information

If you have feedback, would like to see additional improvements, reach out to us.