Searching ELB Access Logs With Lumberjack

Most people using AWS EC2 to host something use AWS Elastic Load Balancing for easy, cheap, and config-less load balancing. Since most of your traffic will pass through the ELB, it makes sense to enable access logs so you can refer to them when...

How Better DevOps Processes Could Have Saved Equifax from Data Breach Fallout

If you’ve ever obtained credit in the United States, you’re 44.3% likely to be one of the 143 million hacked Equifax accounts that the company disclosed on September 7.

Proactive vs. Predictive Alerts: When Log Management Doesn’t Really Prevent Downtime

When you're sitting down eating lunch and your product manager tells you customers can't access your site, you know something is wrong, and it's not just your server.

Blue Matador wins 2nd place in Start Madness Competition, Buys Space Heater for Basement

We have our priorities straight here at Blue Matador and are building central log management predictive alerts and a smart agent...after we bought a space heater.

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What is Blue Matador?

Blue Matador is the AI-powered DevOps monitoring platform that provides real-time, predictive alerts that help your team decrease downtime and increase customer confidence in your brand. Learn more

Our Monitoring Products

Watchdog is the free server monitor that sends you and your team proactive system vitals alerts, proactively notifying you of all the metrics you need to know to prevent downtime. Install for free


Lumberjack is the AI-powered centralized log management tool that proactively warns your DevOps team of impending server and app issues that affect uptime. Try free for 14 days