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What's new with HP ArcSight Logger 5.5? It is the fastest Logger ever!

Sridhar Karnam (Sri_Karnam) ‎05-27-2014 06:02 PM - edited ‎06-10-2015 09:08 AM

HP ArcSight Logger is an enterprise ready, universal log management solution that is truly borderless in collecting, analyzing, and storing Big Data. The new Logger 5.5 comes with an accelerated search on the most frequently used fields, up to 1000x faster than the previous version.


What are we announcing?  

  • HP ArcSight Logger 5.5 improves search performance on the industry-leading Universal Log Management Solution
  • Search up to 1000x faster than the previous version on the most frequently used fields, and up to 500% faster on all searchable fields
  • Pay only for what you need with the new simplified pricing based on data consumption
  • Scale linearly by adding modules in multiples of 5 GB/day
  • Light weight trial version enables you to try Logger for free
  • Collect a continuous stream of data from an unlimited number of devices at any speed (events per second)

What are the main benefits?

  • Quick forensic investigation and incident response
  • Improved scalability
  • Better performance
  • Deploy Logger within 15 minutes
  • Complete deployment flexibility to meet the needs of any IT organization

What problem does it solve?

  • Focus on threats, vulnerabilities, and compliance rather than focusing on managing log management tools
  • Perform forensic investigations at the speed of thought without the hassles of dealing with log formats, unfamiliar devices, syntax, or domain expertise
  • Store years’ worth of machine data without costly databases or DBAs by compressing data at a ratio of up to 10:1
  • Unify all IT data, whether structured or raw data into common event format (CEF) through categorization and normalization (filtering, parsing, enriching the data)
  • Search billions of events in full-text to find the ‘needle in a hay stack’

What unique value does HP bring?

  • Unmatched breadth, depth, and speed of data collection
  • Broadest set of Connectors to collect anything
  • Cheapest storage capability through high compression that doesn’t require database
  • Built-in rules and dashboards for analyzing everything
  • Fastest search engine for machine data on the planet
  • Ultra-fast forensic investigation at the speed of thought
  • Simple tool for incident response eliminates the need for domain experts
  • Collect and analyze a continuous stream of machine data up to 100,000 events per second
  • Flexible deployment through various form factors such as software, appliance, cloud, and virtual appliance

Highlights of Logger 5.5 Release: placeit24.png

  • Search up to 1000x faster on most frequently used fields and is up to 500% faster on all the other fields
  • Download and deploy a trial version in 15 minutes
  • Pay only for what you need with new pricing model
  • No license enforcement on EPS or # of devices
  • Enhanced peer-searching for scalability
  • Better performance through hundreds of enhancements

Highlights of HP ArcSight Logger


  • Perform quick forensic investigation with the fastest search engine for machine data on the planet
  • Collect and store comprehensive logs from any device, any source, any time
  • Simplify incident response through full-text searching
  • Achieve cost-effective compliance through continuous monitoring
  • Support IT operational analytics
  • Detect suspicious behavior
  • Store years’ worth of data through high compression ratio of up to 10:1
  • Scale to billions of events per day
  • Extend log management to security information and event management (SIEM) solution


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mangeshks on ‎08-17-2014 08:30 PM

Can I make NIC Teaming for Logger applicance L3505

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