Collecting events into Azure Functions and triggering your custom code using fluent-plugin-azurefunctions

In this article, I’d like to introduces a solution to collect events from various sources and send them into HTTP Trigger function in Azure Functions using fluent-plugin-azurefunctions. Triggers in Azure Functions are event responses used to trigger your custom code. HTTP Trigger functions allow you to respond to HTTP events sent from fluentd and cook them into whatever you want! [note] Azure Functions is a (“serverless”) solution for easily running small pieces of code, or “functions,” in Azure....

November 27, 2016 · 5 min · Yoichi Kawasaki

fluent-plugin-documentdb supports Partitioned collections

I’d like to announce fluent-plugin-documentdb finally supports Azure DocumentDB Partitioned collections for higher storage and throughput. If you’re not familiar with fluent-plugin-documentdb, read my previous article before move on. Partitioned collections is kick-ass feature that I had wanted to support in fluent-plugin-documentdb since the feature came out public (see the announcement). For big fan of fluent-plugin-documentdb, sorry for keeping you waiting for such a long time :-) If I may make excuses, I would say I haven’t had as much time on the project, and I had to do ruby client implementation of Partitioned collections by myself as there is no official DocumentDB Ruby SDK that supports it (As a result I’ve created tiny Ruby DocumentDB client libraries that support the feature....

August 20, 2016 · 3 min · Yoichi Kawasaki

Collecting logs into Azure DocumentDB using fluent-plugin-documentdb

In this article, I’d like to introduces a solution to collect logs and store them into Azure DocumentDB using fluentd and its plugin, fluent-plugin-documentdb. Azure DocumentDB is a managed NoSQL database service provided by Microsoft Azure. It’s schemaless, natively support JSON, very easy-to-use, very fast, highly reliable, and enables rapid deployment, you name it. Fluentd is an open source data collector, which lets you unify the data collection and consumption for a better use and understanding of data....

February 21, 2016 · 5 min · Yoichi Kawasaki

fluentd plugins for Microsoft Azure Services

UPDATED: 2016-12-10: Added fluent-plugin-azure-loganalytics to the list 2016-11-23: Added fluent-plugin-azurefunctions to the list Here is a list of fluentd plugins for Microsoft Azure Services. Plugin Name Target Azure Services Note fluent-plugin-azurestorage Blob Storage Azure Storate output plugin buffers logs in local file and upload them to Azure Storage periodicall fluent-plugin-azureeventhubs Event Hubs Azure Event Hubs buffered output plugin for Fluentd....

February 16, 2016 · 1 min · Yoichi Kawasaki