When you talk about ELK stack it just means you are talking about Elasticsearch, Logstash, and Kibana. But when you talk about Elastic stack, other components such as Beats, X-Pack are also included with it.


It is the Heart of elastic stack. Elasticsearch is a distributed, open-source, RESTful, Highly Scalable search and analytics engine based on the Apache Lucene Library and works for all types of data, including textual, numerical, geospatial, structured, and unstructured.

Commonly used for:


Azure Security

Security is a very critical and important aspect to be considered while developing any application.

In this blog, I have mentioned some of the important services and terminologies you should know and implement while developing solutions to the Azure environment.

Azure Active Directory (AAD)

Azure AD is nothing but Microsoft’s cloud-based identity provider service in Azure.

When you log in to the workstation of your company, you enter your username and password. When you enter your credentials, it will go ahead and authenticate your credentials against an identity provider. It will have a database for all the usernames and passwords. …

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Code and Azure functions


Azure is a cloud platform that offers different solutions in various domains, In serverless and storage, azure provides many different services, and here I will be using Azure storage accounts — Table and Queue services and in serverless - Azure functions.


To create a queue triggered azure function, which will be triggered when any message will come to queue and process that message. After processing it will be storing the data into azure table storage as well as blob storage using a .Net core program.

using System;
using System.IO;

When we store some data in Elasticsearch and we want to query the data, it does not query the whole cluster instead, it queries on the index. In Elasticsearch, Index (Indice) is the very first thing we need to create to put our data. It is a collection of JSON documents and has some settings and mappings.

REST APIs are used to…


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