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Blogs

Vijilan’s cybersecurity monitoring-as-a-service detects threats in real time with Humio
Blog Post
02/20/20

At the forefront of cyberdefense you’ll find a group of individuals who aren’t as visible outside of IT circles. These are SOC (Security Operations Center) professionals, the trained cybersecurity experts who actively watch networks 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. They are the last line of defense...

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The Hoot - Episode 16 - Humio Security Developer Kristian Gausel
Blog Post
02/20/20

In this week’s podcast, John talks with Kristian Gausel, Security engineer at Humio. Kristian introduces himself and shares why security is such an important focus for Humio.

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The Hoot - Episode 15 - Humio VP of Finance Juho Lahdenpera
Blog Post
02/19/20

This week, John talks with Juho Lahdenpera, VP of Finance at Humio. Juho shares his thoughts about joining Humio, and the value the role of finance brings to a tech organization.

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How Humio’s index-free log management searches 1 PB in under a second
Blog Post
02/17/20

Humio is built from the ground up to be the most powerful log management system available. Our engineers are passionate about optimizing the latest technology, and they won’t stop making performance improvements to ingesting, analyzing, and storing hundreds of terabytes of streaming data in real...

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Streaming live data is the heart of observability
Blog Post
02/14/20

For security, much of the power of Humio comes from its ability to ingest live streaming data and make it immediately available to update alerts, visualizations, and perform queries. This is the backbone for achieving complete observability and making an environment more secure.

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Humio CEO Geeta Schmidt honored among Top Women Entrepreneurs in Cloud Innovation
Blog Post
02/13/20

Hooray for our co-founder and CEO Geeta Schmidt! We are thrilled to celebrate Geeta’s recognition as one of the Top Women Entrepreneurs in Cloud Management. Here at Humio, we have always been in awe of Geeta’s leadership and passion. On Tuesday, February 11, her leadership was recognized by the...

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3 ways Humio improves SIEM performance
Blog Post
02/12/20

Back in the early 2000s, SIEMs were the golden standard for security. Combining log management with analytics and compliance, they were the multipurpose tool that experts compelled organizations to adopt. But times have changed. SIEMs have grown into complex entities filled with subsidiary...

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Building a Modern Observability Stack with Garland, Corelight, and Humio
Blog Post
02/11/20

Having full visibility of all network data is critical to securing your business and keeping complex systems operational. Incident responders rely on network data as a foundational source of truth to resolve security alerts, but common network data sources either fail to provide the full picture or...

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Best-of-both-worlds log management
Blog Post
01/15/20

There is an impulse among security departments to use only one solution for log management at a time, but is that really the best option? You don’t have to stick to one solution at a time, throwing out your old solution in order to gain the new features you need. Humio’s low-cost fixed rates...

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Humio highlighted as standout hybrid enabler
Blog Post
01/10/20

Catie Merrill, a Research Analyst at Technology Business Research, includes Humio in her new special report. The report, Amid rise of Kubernetes as standard in cloud-native deployment, vendors vie to be leading hybrid enablers describes how Humio stands out among startups that seek differentiation...

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How Humio leverages Kafka and brute-force search to get blazing-fast search results
Blog Post
01/06/20

You may cringe thinking about using brute-force to search log data. It sounds like a huge waste of resources. Isn’t it a tool from the stone ages?! Our engineers have discovered that when brute-force search is altered to increase efficiency, it becomes as fast as index-based searching, enabling you...

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Looking back at 2019
Blog Post
12/31/19

2019 was an extraordinary year for Humio. We are so grateful to have such a supportive group of customers, users, and partners, and we appreciate your encouragement in 2019. Thank you for being part of our success!

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