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  • Create unique dashboards with various intuitive data visualizations
  • Visualize Timelion expressions with added histograms and stats analytics
  • Integrate X-Pack with your Elastic Stack in simple steps
  • Extract data from Elasticsearch for advanced analysis and anomaly detection using dashboards
  • Build dashboards from web applications for application logs
  • Create monitoring and alerting dashboards using Beats

Kibana is one of the popular tools among data enthusiasts for slicing and dicing large datasets and uncovering Business Intelligence (BI) with the help of its rich and powerful visualizations.

To begin with, Mastering Kibana 6.x quickly introduces you to the features of Kibana 6.x, before teaching you how to create smart dashboards in no time. You will explore metric analytics and graph exploration, followed by understanding how to quickly customize Kibana dashboards. In addition to this, you will learn advanced analytics such as maps, hits, and list analytics. All this will help you enhance your skills in running and comparing multiple queries and filters, influencing your data visualization skills at scale.

With Kibana’s Timelion feature, you can analyze time series data with histograms and stats analytics. By the end of this book, you will have created a speedy machine learning job using X-Pack capabilities.

  • Explore visualizations and perform histograms, stats, and map analytics
  • Unleash X-Pack and Timelion, and learn alerting, monitoring, and reporting features
  • Manage dashboards with Beats and create machine learning jobs for faster analytics
Page Count 425
Course Length 12 hours 45 minutes
ISBN 9781788831031
Date Of Publication 30 Jul 2018


Anurag Srivastava

Anurag Srivastava is a senior technical lead in a multinational software company. He has more than 12 years' experience in web-based application development. He is proficient in designing architecture for scalable and highly available applications. He has handled development teams and multiple clients from all over the globe over the past 10 years of his professional career. He has significant experience with the Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana) for creating dashboards using system metrics data, log data, application data, and relational databases. He has authored three other books—Mastering Kibana 6.x, and Kibana 7 Quick Start Guide, and Learning Kibana 7 - Second Edition, all published by Packt.