As an intern on the Platform API team at MediaMath, I worked on developing an initial proof-of-concept for a centralized logging system, using the Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana (ELK) stack. Before a centralized logging system was built, the Platform API team had the challenge of logs being scattered across multiple servers. Investigating issues meant having to search one server, then the next, and so on, and then stitching the evidence together to form a theory. It was hard enough to investigate an already reported problem. It was pretty much impossible to spot problems ahead of time. The solution: build a centralized […]
Parag Oke is an Intern on the Platforms API at MediaMath. He is pursuing a Masters Degree from the University of Florida, Gainesville. He has keen interests in reading about international politics and keeping up with latest in technology. He loves traveling and trying new and different foods and cuisines. He enjoys playing football, cricket, and ping-pong, although he has recently taken a liking to computer/video games.